North West Province

The North-West Province, provides a link between South Africa and Botswana. The province is the largest platinum production area in the world, and its Stelland area is the "Texas of South Africa" with some of the biggest cattle herds in the world.
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Popular Destinations

is the largest city in 's North West Province, with a population of 550,000 in 2011. Photo: Herby Hönigsperger, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, also known as Mafikeng and Mafeking, is a town of 15,000 people in North West Province, South Africa. Photo: South African Tourism, CC BY 2.0.

is a city of 43,000 people that is part of JB Marks Local Municipality in North West Province. Photo: Leo za1, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is often called the Las Vegas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

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is a mining and agricultural city of 186,000 people in North West Province. Photo: Fletch54, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town of 18,000 people in the North West Province. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is an agricultural town of 21,000 people in North West Province. Photo: Leviel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Pilansberg National Park is a few kilometres from in . Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an agricultural town of about 2,300 inhabitants on the banks of the Vaal River in North West Province. Photo: Andre Kritzinger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town nestled between the Magaliesberg Mountains and Dam in the North West Province of . Photo: Farawayman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North West Province

Latitude of center
-26.5° or 26° 30' south
Longitude of center
26° or 26° east
Population
3,900,000
Elevation
1,453 metres (4,767 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1085598

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Noord-Wes
  • Afrikaans: Noord-Wesprovinsie
  • Afrikaans: Noordwes
  • Arabic: Amihanan-Katundan
  • Arabic: الشمالية الغربية
  • Arabic: الشماليه الغربيه
  • Arabic: المقاطعة الشمالية الغربية لجنوب أفريقيا
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսարևմտյան նահանգ
  • Asturian; Bable: Provincia del Noroeste
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal-Qərb vilayəti
  • Basque: Ipar-mendebaldea
  • Belarusian: Паўночна-Заходняя правінцыя
  • Bengali: উত্তর পশ্চিম প্রদেশ
  • Breton: Gwalarn
  • Bulgarian: Северозападна провинция
  • Catalan: Província de Nord-Oest
  • Catalan: Província del Nord-oest
  • Cebuano: Province of North West
  • Chichewa; Nyanja: North West
  • Chinese: Sai-pak Séng
  • Chinese: 西北省
  • Croatian: North West
  • Czech: Severozápadní provincie
  • Danish: Nordvest
  • Danish: North West
  • Dutch: Noordwest-Provincie
  • Dutch: Noordwest
  • English: North-West
  • English: North-West Province
  • English: North West
  • Esperanto: Nordokcidenta Provinco
  • Esperanto: Nordokcidento
  • Estonian: Loodeprovints
  • Finnish: North West
  • French: Nord-Ouest
  • French: Province du Nord-Ouest
  • Georgian: ჩრდილო-დასავლეთი
  • German: Nordwest
  • German: North West
  • German: Provinz Nordwest
  • German: ZA-NW
  • Greek: Βορειοδυτική Περιφέρεια, Νότια Αφρική
  • Gujarati: નોર્થ વેસ્ટ
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî-pet-sén
  • Hausa: Sî-pet-sén
  • Hebrew: הפרובינציה הצפון-מערבית
  • Hindi: पश्चिमोत्तर (दक्षिण अफ्रीकी प्रान्त)
  • Hindi: पश्चिमोत्तर प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: North West
  • Indonesian: North West, Afrika Selatan
  • Indonesian: North West
  • Italian: North West
  • Italian: provincia del Nordovest
  • Japanese: 北西州
  • Kannada: ವಾಯುವ್ಯ ದ. ಆಫ್ರಿಕಾ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 노스 웨스트 주
  • Korean: 노스웨스트주
  • Korean: 북서부 주
  • Korean: 북서 주
  • Korean: 케이프 주
  • Korean: 트란스발 주
  • Latin: Provincia boreoccidentalis
  • Latvian: Ziemeļrietumi
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės Vakarai
  • Macedonian: Северозапад
  • Malay (generic): North West, Afrika Selatan
  • Marathi: नॉर्थ-वेस्ट
  • Marathi: नॉर्थ वेस्ट
  • Marathi: वायव्य प्रांत
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sai-pak Séng (Lâm-hui-kok)
  • Northern Frisian: Nuurdwaast (Prowins uun Süüdaafrika)
  • Northern Frisian: Nuurdwaast
  • Norwegian: Bokone Bophirima
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bokone Bophirima
  • Norwegian Bokmål: North West
  • Novial: Nord-west Provinse
  • Persian: شمال غربی (استان آفریقای جنوبی)
  • Persian: شمال غربی
  • Polish: Prowincja Północno-Zachodnia
  • Portuguese: Noroeste
  • Portuguese: Província do Noroeste
  • Romanian: Provincia North West
  • Russian: Северо-Западная провинция
  • Scots: North Wast
  • Serbian: Severozapadna pokrajina
  • Serbian: Северозападна Покрајина
  • Serbian: Северозападна покрајина
  • Serbian: Северозападна провинција
  • Serbian: Сјеверозападна провинција
  • Serbo-Croatian: North West
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sjeverozapad
  • Sinhalese: උතුරු බටහිර
  • Somali: North West Province
  • Sotho, Northern: Leboa Bodikela
  • Sotho, Northern: Leboa Bohlabela Transvaal
  • Sotho, Southern: Leboya Bophirimela
  • Spanish: Noroeste
  • Spanish: Provincia del Noroeste
  • Swahili (generic): Kaskazini-Magharibi
  • Swahili (generic): North West
  • Swati: North West
  • Swedish: Nordvästprovinsen, Sydafrika
  • Swedish: Nordvästprovinsen
  • Swedish: North-West
  • Swedish: North West
  • Tajik: вилояти Шимолу Ғарбӣ
  • Tamil: வட மேற்கு
  • Telugu: నార్త్ వెస్ట్
  • Thai: นอร์ธเวสท์
  • Tswana: Bokone Bophirim
  • Tswana: Bokone Bophirima
  • Tswana: North West
  • Turkish: Kuzeybatı
  • Ukrainian: Північно-Західна провінція
  • Urdu: شمال مغربی (جنوبی افریقی صوبہ)
  • Urdu: شمال مغربی
  • Venda: Devhula-Vhukovhela
  • Vietnamese: Tây Bắc
  • Volapük: Nolüdavesüdiän
  • Waray (Philippines): Amihanan-Katundan (Salatan nga Aprika)
  • Western Panjabi: اتلا لہندا صوبہ
  • Western Panjabi: اتلا لیندا
  • Wu Chinese: 西北省 (南非)
  • Xhosa: IPhondo yaseMntla-Ntshona
  • Yoruba: North West
  • Yoruba: North West Province
  • Yoruba: Àríwá-Ìwọòrùn
  • Yue Chinese: 西北省
  • Zulu: INyakatho-Ntshonalanga
  • Zulu: Nyakatho-Ntshonalanga
  • Luoteismaakunta
  • Province of North-West
  • Provincia del Nordovest
  • Северозападна покраина

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