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Business district of Hammanskraal
|Municipality||City of Tshwane|
|• Total||7.60 km2 (2.93 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,800/km2 (7,300/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)1|
|• Black African||98.3%|
|First languages (2011)1|
|• Northern Sotho||18.1%|
|Postal code (street)||0400|
Hammanskraal is a small town in northern Gauteng, South Africa which serves a large rural community. It was named after Hamman, a cattleman who, to protect his livestock from predators, set up a stockade here.
The town also serves as a shopping centre for surrounding locations such as Kekana Gardens, Mandela Village, Ramotse, Marokolong, Kanana, Temba, Unit D, Maubane, Majaneng, Bosplaas, Makapanstad, Dilopye, Suurman, Lephengville, Sekampaneng and other nearby villages. Majaneng in Hammanskraal is a rural village with a chief.
- "Main Place Hammanskraal". Census 2011.
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