Sasolburg Tourism

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Sasolburg is a large industrial town in the far north of the Free State province of South Africa. Sasolburg is further sub-divided into three areas: Sasolburg proper, Vaalpark (a more affluent cluster of suburbs located about 5 km north of the Sasolburg CBD) and Zamdela (a 'township' or area formerly reserved for Black people). Most White residents of Sasolburg speak Afrikaans as a first language, while most Black people speak Sesotho as a first language. The Sasol corporation has sponsored infrastructural developments in Sasolburg, such as an Olympic size swimming pool.


A place in South Africa, Sasolburg is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Sasolburg, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Johannesburg. Johannesburg is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Apartheid Museum, Carlton Centre Observation Deck, Museum Africa. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Sasolburg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sasolburg

    Know the pollution level of Sasolburg before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 84.38 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 68.75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 79.17 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 87.5 (Very High)
  • Sasolburg: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sasolburg for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sasolburg.

    • Burglary and Theft 84.09 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 88.64 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 84.09 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 93.18 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 86.36 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 86.36 (Very High)
    • Attacks 84.09 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 93.18 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 6.82 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.36 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 81.82 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.82 (Very High)
  • Living in Sasolburg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sasolburg is 104.58 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 15.57 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 84.82 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 92.17 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 49.06 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 30.56 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.96 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 89.03 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sasolburg

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sasolburg

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 58.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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