Businesses in Magaliesburg


Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 22.1%
 Shopping: 17.3%
 Restaurants: 11.8%
 Industry: 9.4%
 Food: 6.3%
 Religion: 5.3%
 Education: 4.8%
 Other: 23%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Grocery stores and supermarkets114.177.5
Hotels and motels134.491.5
Other accommodation484.3338.0
Tractors and farm equipment114.277.5
Area of Magaliesburg, Gauteng0.179 km²
Male Population69 (48.9%)
Female Population73 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +230.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.7%
Median Age25
Male Median Age24.8
Female Median Age25.2
Local TimeFriday 2:54 AM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-25.9936° / 27.55619°
Postal Codes1791

Magaliesburg, Gauteng - Map

Magaliesburg, Gauteng Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density240.3 / km²491.7 / km²631.4 / km²793.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Magaliesburg Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Magaliesburg, Gauteng+230.2%+61.4%+25.7%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Magaliesburg, Gauteng Median Age

Median Age: 25 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Magaliesburg, Gauteng25 years25.2 years24.8 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)

Magaliesburg, Gauteng Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58817
85 Plus001
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Magaliesburg, Gauteng Population Density

Population Density: 793.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Magaliesburg, Gauteng1420.179 km²793.5 / 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

Magaliesburg, Gauteng Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 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 Magaliesburg
 Area Code 14: 47.1%
 Area Code 7: 18.1%
 Area Code 82: 17.4%
 Area Code 83: 11.6%
 Other: 5.8%

Business distribution by price for Magaliesburg, Gauteng

 Inexpensive: 60%
 Moderate: 30%
 Expensive: 10%

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

Magaliesburg, Gauteng CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Magaliesburg, Gauteng1,229 t8.66 t6,867 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

Magaliesburg, Gauteng CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,229 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita8.66 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)6,867 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (5)
* 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
2/7/176:02 AM4.434.3 km5,000 m7km WNW of Westonaria, South
7/12/127:28 AM436.7 km5,000 mSouth
10/12/068:42 AM4.238.8 km5,000 mSouth
2/26/991:27 AM3.938.7 km2,000 mSouth
9/29/964:27 PM4.439.5 km5,000 mSouth
10/28/9511:38 AM4.737.5 km5,000 mSouth
12/3/943:37 AM3.639.1 km5,000 mSouth
2/15/9410:53 PM3.429.1 km5,000 mSouth
10/28/934:56 AM3.739.1 km5,000 mSouth
10/25/939:34 PM4.325.8 km5,000 mSouth

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Magaliesburg, Gauteng

Magaliesburg is a small town situated below the Witwatersrand mountain range in Gauteng, South Africa. The Magaliesberg mountain range is north and visible from town, hence the name "Magaliesburg". Burg is the Afrikaans name for Town whereas Berg is ..  ︎  Magaliesburg Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Magaliesburg
 Postal Code 1791: 61.9%
 Postal Code 1739: 29.4%
 Other: 8.7%

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