The area is primarily consisted of urban residential settlements, significant farmland communities and quite significant industrial communities in different areas and town across the municipalities.
The Municipality span over an area of 4 603km2 which equates to 14% of the overall Gert Sibandc District (+/-31 970km2). The average density of the region is 26 persons/lim (the area estimates are calculated using Planet GIS data).
The main areas are concentrated around Standerton,Sakhile, Rooikoppen, Sivukile, Azalea Thu-Thukani and Meyerville. Other areas include Stanfield Hill, Morgenzon and the outlying areas of rural Lekwa.