Mahikeng topographic map

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Name: Mahikeng topographic map, elevation, terrain.

Location: Mahikeng, Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality, North West, 2745, South Africa (-26.02361 25.49861 -25.70361 25.81861)

Average elevation: 1,321 m

Minimum elevation: 1,208 m

Maximum elevation: 1,452 m

Located close to South Africa's border with Botswana, Mahikeng is 1,400 km (870 mi) northeast of Cape Town and 260 km (160 mi) west of Johannesburg. In 2001, it had a population of 49,300. In 2007, Mahikeng was reported to have a population of 250,000 of which the CBD constitutes between 69,000 and 75,000. It is built on the open veld at an elevation of 1,500 m (4,921 ft), by the banks of the Upper Molopo River. The Madibi goldfields are some 15 km (9.3 mi) south of the town.