Ikageng

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Ikageng
Ikageng is located in North West (South African province)
Ikageng
Ikageng
Ikageng is located in South Africa
Ikageng
Ikageng
Ikageng is located in Africa
Ikageng
Ikageng
 Ikageng shown within North West
Coordinates: 26°42′12″S 27°01′40″E / 26.7034°S 27.0279°E / -26.7034; 27.0279Coordinates: 26°42′12″S 27°01′40″E / 26.7034°S 27.0279°E / -26.7034; 27.0279
Country South Africa
Province North West
District Dr Kenneth Kaunda
Municipality Tlokwe
Area[1]
 • Total 17.71 km2 (6.84 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 87,701
 • Density 5,000/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 98.0%
 • Coloured 1.2%
 • Indian/Asian 0.2%
 • White 0.2%
 • Other 0.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Tswana 58.5%
 • Sotho 14.8%
 • Xhosa 13.9%
 • English 3.0%
 • Other 9.8%
Postal code (street) 2539
PO box 2539

Ikageng is a town in Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality in the North West province of South Africa.

It is a Township bordering Potchefstroom. The name is Northern Sotho and means ‘we built for ourselves’.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Ikageng". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ "Dictionary of Southern African Place Names (Public Domain)". Human Science Research Council. p. 220.