Mahikeng

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Mahikeng

Mafikeng, Mafeking
KintraSooth Africae
ProvinceNorth Wast Province
DestrictNgaka Modiri Molema
MunicipalityMahikeng
Established1852[1]
Area
 • Total24.57 km2 (9.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total15,117
 • Density620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
 • Black African74.5%
 • Coloured7.5%
 • Indian/Asian7.3%
 • White9.9%
 • Other0.8%
First leids (2011)
 • Tswana53.3%
 • Inglis18.6%
 • Afrikaans14.1%
 • Sotho3.0%
 • Other11.1%
Postal code (street)
2745
PO box
2745
Websitewww.mahikeng.gov.za

Mahikeng – umwhile, an still commonly, kent as Mafikeng[3] an heestorically Mafeking – is the caipital ceety o the North Wast Province o Sooth Africae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Chronological order of town establishment in South Africa based on Floyd (1960:20–26)" (PDF). pp. xlv–lii.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Main Place Mahikeng". Census 2011.
  3. http://www.mg.co.za/article/2010-02-02-xingwana-approves-28-geographical-name-changes