« Home / new search

Soweto
Main Place 77426 from Census 2001

view larger mapdownload KML file

Area: 106.44 km²
Population: 858644 (8066.81 per km²)
Households: 237567 (2231.90 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 437268 50.93%
Male 421376 49.07%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 852649 99.30%
Coloured 5472 0.64%
White 325 0.04%
Indian or Asian 198 0.02%

First language People Percentage
isiZulu 350940 40.87%
Sesotho 157263 18.32%
Setswana 106419 12.39%
isiXhosa 88474 10.30%
Xitsonga 62157 7.24%
Sepedi 41179 4.80%
Tshivenda 29498 3.44%
SiSwati 8696 1.01%
Afrikaans 5639 0.66%
English 3047 0.35%
isiNdebele 2801 0.33%
Other 2531 0.29%