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Potchefstroom, South Africa

Potchefstroom is a large place in the region of North-West in South Africa with a population of approximately 123,669 people and is one of the largest places in South Africa. Find all facts and information about Potchefstroom.

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Name: Potchefstroom (Potchefstroom)
Status: Large place
Population: 123,669 people
Region name (Level 3): Tlokwe City Council
Region name (Level 2): Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality
Region name (Level 1): North-West
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa

Potchefstroom is located in the region of North-West. North-West's capital Mahikeng (Mahikeng) is approximately 173 km / 108 mi away from Potchefstroom (as the crow flies). The distance from Potchefstroom to South Africa's capital Pretoria (Pretoria) is approximately 153 km / 95 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Potchefstroom
Potchefstroom PotchefstroomLarge place123,669 peopleNorth-West Province of North West

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Information on Potchefstroom

Information on Potchefstroom
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Potchefstroom PotchefstroomTlokwe City Council Tlokwe City CouncilDr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality Dr Kenneth Kaunda District MunicipalityNorth-West Province of North WestSouth AfricaAfrica

Time in Potchefstroom

Time in Potchefstroom
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 3:11pmNoMon, 15 Aug 2022 - 3:11pmUTC +2.0Africa/Johannesburg

Geographic coordinates of Potchefstroom

Latitude & Longitude of Potchefstroom
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map26°43'00.0"S (-26.7166700°)27°06'00.0"E (27.1000000°)

Distances from Potchefstroom

Distances from Potchefstroom
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,961 km south of the equator2,691 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Potchefstroom

Places around Potchefstroom

4 places found within 5 km around Potchefstroom. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Potchefstroom
Baillie Park Baillie Park-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Vyfhoek Vyfhoek-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Mooibank Mooibank-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Sacville Sacville-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Potchefstroom

1 airport found within 15 km around Potchefstroom. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Potchefstroom
Airport Potchefstroom Aerodrome Potchefstroom Aerodrome5.4 km 3.4 mishow

External sources of information on Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom on Wikipedia