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West Rand District Municipality, South Africa

West Rand District Municipality is an administrative subregion in Gauteng in South Africa with a population of approximately 754,903 people.

Facts and figures on West Rand District Municipality at a glance

Region name: West Rand District Municipality (West Rand District Municipality)
Status: Adminstrative subregion
Population: 754,903 people
Region name (Level 1): Gauteng Gauteng
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of West Rand District Municipality (West Rand District Municipality) is located in Randfontein (Randfontein) with a population of 133,654 people. The distance as the crow flies from West Rand District Municipality's regional headquarters Randfontein to South Africa's capital Pretoria (Pretoria) is approximately 69 km (43 mi).

Facts and figures on West Rand District Municipality
RegionPopulationRegional headquartersPopulation
West Rand District Municipality West Rand District Municipality754,903 peopleRandfontein Randfontein133,654 people

Compare with other regions in Gauteng.

Map of West Rand District Municipality

Map of West Rand District Municipality

Information on West Rand District Municipality

Information on West Rand District Municipality
Region nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
West Rand District Municipality West Rand District MunicipalityGauteng GautengSouth AfricaAfrica

Time in West Rand District Municipality

Time in West Rand District Municipality
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 3:23pmNoMon, 15 Aug 2022 - 3:23pmUTC +2.0Africa/Johannesburg

Geographic coordinates of West Rand District Municipality

Latitude & Longitude of West Rand District Municipality
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map26°14'44.3"S (-26.2456500°)27°33'19.4"E (27.5553800°)

Subregions in West Rand District Municipality

There are 4 administrative subregions in West Rand District Municipality.
Subregions in West Rand District Municipality
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Merafong City Merafong City1.215,865Carletonville Carletonville182,304
Mogale City Mogale City2.319,641Krugersdorp Krugersdorp378,821
Randfontein Randfontein3.117,261--
Westonaria Westonaria4.99,218Westonaria Westonaria156,831

External sources of information on West Rand District Municipality

West Rand District Municipality on Wikipedia