Hwange

Key Facts and Summary

MUNICIPAL STATUS GRANTED IN                                     :               1974

POPULATION ESTIMATE                                                        :               9876

 

ALTITUDE                                                                                         :    770m (2.530ft)

CLIMATE                                                                                            :    Semi-arid

RAINFALL                                                                                          :    400 mm /year

WORK FORCE OF MUNICIPALITY                                       :     97

Road Network

TARRED                                                              :    48    

EARTH AND GRAVEL                                   :   10.5km

Housing Units

LOW DENSITY                                                :        245

      

MEDIUM DENSITY                                        :         383            

                                HIGH DENSITY                                                :         1006         

 

Number of schools (public and private)

SECONDARY                                                     :               2            

                                PRIMARY                                                           :               2            

                                VOCATIONAL                                                   :               1            

Medical Facilities

NUMBER OF HOSPITALS                            `                            :               1            

NUMBER OF CLINICS                                                               :               2            

NUMBER OF PRIVATE MEDICAL FACILITIES                   :               3            

Governance

WARDS                                                                                                :               15          

COUNCILLORS                                                                                 :               15

Investment Opportunities

Project Name

Description

Location And Land Aspects

Development of Civic Centre

Commercial Development in Civic Centre Area

Located along the Bulawayo-Victoria Falls Highway

Housing Development

Low, Medium and High Density Development

Beautiful land for residential development

Industrial

Land for Industrial Development, eg Manufacturing, Mining supplies, etc

Industrial zone

Truck Stop

Development of Truck Stop ( Truck Stop to have accommodation facilities and  Restaurant )

Along the Bulawayo- Victoria Falls highway.

Partnership Investment Opportunities in WASH services

+

Refuse Collection, provision of receptacles, rehabilitation and construction of WASH infrastructure through PPPs

These services to be provided in the high. Medium. Low and industrial areas of the town. 

Reasons to Invest in Hwange Local Board

·         Hwange has a reliable Railway line from Bulawayo to  Victoria Falls and the railway line links up with Zambia

·         Hwange has a major highway, the Bulawayo – Victoria Falls Highway

·         Hwange is 80km from the Hwange National Park.

·         Hwange is home to major coal mining companies.

Application Process

1.     APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO:

THE TOWN SECRETARY

HWANGE LOCAL BOARD

P O BOX 140

HWANGE

E-mail – nmdlalose@gmail.com