Glencairn, Cape Town

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Glencairn
View over Glencairn
View over Glencairn
Glencairn is located in South Africa
Glencairn
Glencairn
 Glencairn shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 34°9′48″S 18°25′47″E / 34.16333°S 18.42972°E / -34.16333; 18.42972Coordinates: 34°9′48″S 18°25′47″E / 34.16333°S 18.42972°E / -34.16333; 18.42972
Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
Municipality City of Cape Town
Main Place Simon's Town
Area[1]
 • Total 0.62 km2 (0.24 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 604
 • Density 970/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 6.5%
 • Coloured 4.5%
 • Indian/Asian 1.7%
 • White 82.8%
 • Other 4.6%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 86.0%
 • Afrikaans 9.6%
 • Other 4.5%
Postal code (street) 7975

Glencairn is a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It is situated about 4 km north of Simonstown, on the shore of False Bay. The Glencairn Wetland conserves the lower Else River.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Glencairn". Census 2011.