Victor Khanye Local Municipality

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Victor Khanye
Local municipality
Official seal of Victor Khanye
Seal
Location in Mpumalanga
Location in Mpumalanga
Coordinates: 26°10′S 28°45′E / 26.167°S 28.750°E / -26.167; 28.750Coordinates: 26°10′S 28°45′E / 26.167°S 28.750°E / -26.167; 28.750
Country South Africa
Province Mpumalanga
District Nkangala
Seat Delmas
Wards 9
Government[1]
 • Type Municipal council
 • Mayor Evah Makhabane
Area
 • Total 1,568 km2 (605 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 75,452
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[2]
 • Black African 82.3%
 • Coloured 1.1%
 • Indian/Asian 0.3%
 • White 16.0%
First languages (2011)[3]
 • Zulu 36.0%
 • Southern Ndebele 25.4%
 • Afrikaans 15.9%
 • Sotho 3.9%
 • Other 18.8%
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Municipal code MP311

Victor Khanye Local Municipality (formerly Delmas Local Municipality) is located in the Nkangala District Municipality of Mpumalanga province, South Africa. The seat of Delmas Local Municipality is Delmas. The local municipality was one of the four to have passed the 2009-10 audit by the Auditor-General of South Africa, who deemed it to have a clean administration.[4]

Main places[edit]

The 2001 census divided the municipality into the following main places:[5]

Place Code Area (km2) Population Most spoken language
Botleng 80801 5.09 30,793 Zulu
Delmas 80805 13.41 3,496 Afrikaans
Eloff 80803 11.15 1,391 Afrikaans
Sundra 80804 71.38 3,252 Afrikaans
Remainder of the municipality 80802 1,466.21 17,275 Southern Ndebele

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