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Tshiame is located in Free State
 Tshiame laêditšê ka gare Free State
Coordinates: 28°17′53″S 29°00′32″E / 28.2981°S 29.0090°E / -28.2981; 29.0090
Naga Afrika Borwa
Porofense Free State
Mmasepala Setereke Thabo Mofutsanyane
Mmušôselegae Maluti-a-Phofung
 • Councillor (ANC)
 • Total 26.05 km2 (10.06 sq mi)
Setšhaba (2011)[1]
 • Total 14,856
 • Density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Dipersente tša merafe (2011)[1]
 • Bathobaso 99.4%
 • Bammala 0.2%
 • MaIndia 0.1%
 • Makgowa 0.1%
 • Šele 0.2%
Dipolelo tša ntlha (2011)[1]
 • Sesotho 55.9%
 • Sezulu 36.1%
 • Seisimane 3.1%
 • Sign language 1.3%
 • Šele 3.5%
Nomoro ya poso (Setarata) Molaô la pôsô
Nomoro ya poso (Lepokisi) Molaô la pôsô
Area code 058

Tshiame ke toropo wa Maluti-a-Phofung Mmusogae, Mmasepala Setereke tša Thabo Mofutsanyana go feta diporofense Free State ka moka Afrika Borwa. Tshiame e 12 km bodikela la Harrismithle leboa la toropo kgolokgolo, Phuthaditjhaba. It is named after Tshiame Kenneth Mopeli, Chief Minister of the former QwaQwa homeland.

The full perimeter of the industrial area is fenced in by modern technology, creating a "see-through wall" of wire mesh standing three metres tall. The fencing-off was done as a security measure, to keep unwanted elements out as a means to curb crime perpetrated in the area.

The settlement borders the N5 national road leading to the KwaZulu Natala coast, and is situated just north of the Sterkfontein Dam, a major water reservoir and the second largest dam in South Africa.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Main Place Tshiame". Census 2011.