Recent updates by the Department of Water affairs and Forestry indicate that the population is 61625 with 0.58 annual population growth percentages. According to the 2001 Census, there were 56207 people and 13391 households in Delmas Local Municipality. The average household is 4,2 people per household which is slightly lower than that of that of the Mpumalanga province which is 4,3 persons per household.
Victor Khanye Local Municipality has a lower education level compared to education level compared to Mpumalanga province.
25,9% of the population reported to have no formal schooling, compared to 27,5% of Mpumalanga.