Makwarela

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Makwarela
Makwarela is located in Limpopo
Makwarela
Makwarela
Makwarela is located in South Africa
Makwarela
Makwarela
Makwarela is located in Africa
Makwarela
Makwarela
 Makwarela shown within Limpopo
Coordinates: 22°57′50″S 30°30′07″E / 22.964°S 30.502°E / -22.964; 30.502Coordinates: 22°57′50″S 30°30′07″E / 22.964°S 30.502°E / -22.964; 30.502
Country South Africa
Province Limpopo
District Vhembe
Municipality Thulamela
Main Place Thohoyandou
Area[1]
 • Total 1.65 km2 (0.64 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 6,113
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,600/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.8%
 • Other 0.2%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Venda 89.7%
 • Tsonga 2.4%
 • English 1.4%
 • Other 6.5%

Makwarela is a township situated in Limpopo Province in Vhembe district. Makwarela is one of the townships which were built in the apartheid period. Makwarela has a large variety of people mainly coming from rural backgrounds who reside there to improve their quality of life.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Makwarela". Census 2011.