Pampierstad

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Pampierstad
Pampierstad is located in Northern Cape
Pampierstad
Pampierstad
 Pampierstad shown within Northern Cape
Pampierstad is located in South Africa
Pampierstad
Pampierstad
Pampierstad (South Africa)
Pampierstad is located in Africa
Pampierstad
Pampierstad
Pampierstad (Africa)
Coordinates: 27°46′34″S 24°41′24″E / 27.776°S 24.690°E / -27.776; 24.690Coordinates: 27°46′34″S 24°41′24″E / 27.776°S 24.690°E / -27.776; 24.690
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceNorthern Cape
DistrictFrances Baard
MunicipalityPhokwane
Area[1]
 • Total10.39 km2 (4.01 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total21,707
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African98.9%
 • Coloured0.5%
 • Indian/Asian0.3%
 • Other0.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Tswana83.3%
 • English4.7%
 • Xhosa4.0%
 • Afrikaans1.9%
 • Other6.0%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)
Postal code (street)8566
PO box8566
Area code053

Pampierstad is a town in Frances Baard District Municipality in the Northern Cape province of South Africa.

The town lies in the northern part of the Vaalharts irrigation scheme and 14 km from Hartswater. Most residents are Tswana speaking.

Education

Pampierstad consist of 6 Primary schools, 2 Secondaries and 2 High schools

1. Pabalelo 2. Bontleng 3. Gaoshupe Makodi 4. Mooki Lobelo 5. Simon Medupe 6. Kgono

Secondaries 1. Olehile Manchwe 2. Reitlamile

High Schools 1. Kgomotso 2. Pampierstad High

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Pampierstad". Census 2011.

People of Pampierstad majority were forcefully moved from Jan Kempdorp location and others from Hartswater Thagadiepelajang in the early 60's.