Businesses in Lichtenburg, North West


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 28.9%
 Automotive: 9.4%
 Professional Services: 8.7%
 Industry: 7.4%
 Financial Services: 5.5%
 Food: 5.2%
 Home Services: 5%
 Other: 29.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts224.2275.0
Car repair564.2700.0
Gas stations163.8200.0
New car dealers274.1337.5
Tires and batteries134.4162.5
Beauty salons113.8137.5
Preschools and kindergartens94.0112.5
Loan companies294.0362.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets203.7250.0
Wine, beer and liquor stores94.0112.5
General contractors113.2137.5
Real estate94.0112.5
Bed and breakfasts84.2100.0
Other accommodation244.1300.0
Construction of buildings91.0112.5
Tractors and farm equipment144.0175.0
Wholesale of machinery124.3150.0
Cemeteries and crematoriums115.0137.5
Health and medical253.8312.5
Clothing stores324.3400.0
Department stores103.8125.0
Electronics stores164.1200.0
Furniture stores193.7237.5
Hardware stores184.0225.0
Household appliances and goods173.9212.5
Mobile phone stores153.7187.5
Pharmacies and drug stores214.2262.5
Shoe stores84.8100.0
Area of Lichtenburg, North West1.452 km²
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +105.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +17.6%
Local TimeMonday 2:05 PM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-26.152° / 26.15968°
Postal Codes24772740

Lichtenburg, North West - Map

Lichtenburg, North West Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density26.9 / km²39.3 / km²46.8 / km²55.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lichtenburg, North West Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Lichtenburg, North West+105.1%+40.4%+17.6%
North West+134.1%+56.1%+24.9%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lichtenburg, North West Population Density

Population Density: 55.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Lichtenburg, North West801.452 km²55.1 / km²
Lichtenburg4,2533.893 km²1,092 / km²
North West3.7 million104,881.7 km²35.4 / 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

Lichtenburg, North West Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
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,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Lichtenburg, North West
 Area Code 18: 78.2%
 Area Code 7: 8.8%
 Area Code 82: 6%
 Other: 7%

Business distribution by price for Lichtenburg, North West

 Inexpensive: 55%
 Moderate: 40%
 Expensive: 5%

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

Lichtenburg, North West CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Lichtenburg, North West476.7 t5.96 t328.4 t/km²
Lichtenburg27,241 t6.41 t6,998 t/km²
North West23,158,264 t6.24 t220.8 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

Lichtenburg, North West CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)476.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita5.96 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)328.4 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
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.
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).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
8/7/148:10 AM4.689 km5,000 m3km NNW of Klerksdorp, South
3/9/111:35 PM4.785.5 km5,000 mSouth
1/25/0510:10 AM4.589.7 km5,000 mSouth
9/6/043:44 AM4.977.9 km10,000 mSouth
3/22/024:52 PM4.890.3 km5,000 mSouth
6/13/012:54 AM3.182.1 km5,000 mSouth
11/17/9812:17 PM4.779.7 km5,000 mSouth
12/12/978:42 AM4.785.9 km5,000 mSouth
3/19/9711:44 PM4.675.2 km5,000 mSouth
12/25/9610:23 AM4.390.6 km5,000 mSouth

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Lichtenburg, North West

Lichtenburg is a town situated in North West Province of South Africa. It is the administrative centre of Ditsobotla Local Municipality. town was established in 1873 and was named by Transvaal President Thomas François Burgers, Lichtenburg (Town of ..  ︎  Lichtenburg, North West Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Lichtenburg, North West
 Postal Code 2740: 88.9%
 Postal Code 2470: 8.2%
 Other: 2.9%

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