Businesses in Fochville

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 25.7%
 Professional Services: 8%
 Food: 7.6%
 Education: 6.9%
 Industry: 6.2%
 Automotive: 5.9%
 Restaurants: 5.9%
 Home Services: 5.5%
 Medical: 5%
 Other: 23.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts63.90.7
Car repair183.92.0
Gas stations113.71.2
New car dealers53.80.6
Beauty salons84.10.9
Loan companies104.01.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets204.22.2
Street vendors54.40.6
General contractors123.91.3
Real estate64.30.7
Other accommodation64.20.7
Wholesale of construction supplies53.70.6
Wholesale of machinery65.00.7
Health and medical75.00.8
Hospitals63.70.7
Churches84.70.9
Clothing stores153.41.7
Furniture stores73.00.8
Hardware stores53.40.6
Household appliances and goods73.00.8
Mobile phone stores61.00.7
Pharmacies and drug stores74.20.8
Area of Fochville, North West (South African province)8.8 km²
Population8,971
Male Population4,390 (48.9%)
Female Population4,581 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -0.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -12.1%
Median Age33.2
Male Median Age33.7
Female Median Age32.8
NeighborhoodsFochville
Local TimeTuesday 6:03 AM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-26.48862° / 27.49387°
Postal Codes2515

Fochville, North West (South African province) - Map

Fochville, North West (South African province) Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population9,05610,19810,2108,971
Population Density1,034 / km²1,164 / km²1,166 / km²1,024 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fochville Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 12.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Fochville, North West (South African province)-0.9%-12%-12.1%
Gauteng+262.9%+103.1%+45.4%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fochville, North West (South African province) Median Age

Median Age: 33.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Fochville, North West (South African province)33.2 years32.8 years33.7 years
Gauteng28.1 years28.2 years28.1 years
South Africa25.4 years26.3 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Fochville, North West (South African province) Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5338349688
5-9279289568
10-14293286580
15-19345381726
20-24308369677
25-29373397771
30-34354389743
35-39379366745
40-44357355712
45-49350330681
50-54300282583
55-59244232477
60-64156190347
65-69126148274
70-7410792199
75-794468112
80-84253156
85 Plus132640
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Fochville, North West (South African province) Population Density

Population Density: 1,024 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Fochville, North West (South African province)8,9718.8 km²1,024 / km²
Gauteng13.5 million18,178.3 km²743.9 / km²
South Africa54.3 million1,219,846.5 km²44.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fochville, North West (South African province) Historical Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Fochville
 Area Code 18: 73.3%
 Area Code 7: 14.8%
 Area Code 82: 4.8%
 Other: 7.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Fochville, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Fochville, North West (South African province)77,113 t8.6 t8,806 t/km²
Gauteng126,172,862 t9.33 t6,940 t/km²
South Africa358,473,407 t6.6 t293.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Fochville, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)77,113 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita8.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)8,806 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (4.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
3/7/191:32 AM4.86.2 km5,000 m6km E of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
9/18/1811:09 AM4.59.7 km5,000 m9km W of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
5/4/185:08 AM4.47.1 km5,000 m7km N of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
3/27/1811:22 PM4.66.9 km5,000 m6km E of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
3/14/188:55 AM4.510.9 km5,000 m10km NNE of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
1/20/1811:12 PM4.29.7 km5,000 m8km ESE of Carletonville, South Africausgs.gov
11/1/165:43 PM4.44.4 km5,000 m4km NE of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
4/28/163:32 PM4.32.6 km5,000 m2km SSW of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
9/24/158:13 PM4.26.7 km5,000 m6km ENE of Fochville, South Africausgs.gov
9/19/157:20 PM4.29.4 km5,000 m9km SSE of Carletonville, South Africausgs.gov

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Fochville, North West (South African province)

Fochville is a farming and mining town situated in Gauteng province in South Africa and makes a part of the Merafong City Local Municipality which also includes Kokosi, Carletonville and Khutsong. the area surrounding Fochville are a number of Sotho..  ︎  Fochville Wikipedia Page

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