La Lucia

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La Lucia
La Lucia is located in South Africa
La Lucia
La Lucia
 La Lucia shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 29°45′00″S 31°03′29″E / 29.750°S 31.058°E / -29.750; 31.058Coordinates: 29°45′00″S 31°03′29″E / 29.750°S 31.058°E / -29.750; 31.058
Country South Africa
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Municipality eThekwini
Main Place Umhlanga
Area[1]
 • Total 4.11 km2 (1.59 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 6,414
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 16.8%
 • Coloured 2.5%
 • Indian/Asian 19.8%
 • White 59.4%
 • Other 1.4%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 80.3%
 • Zulu 8.2%
 • Afrikaans 6.2%
 • Xhosa 1.1%
 • Other 4.2%
Postal code (street) 4051
PO box 4159

La Lucia is a wealthy suburb of Durban, in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa. La Lucia, located to the north of the city of Durban, was named after Lucia Michel. She and her husband Albert Michel founded the sugar cane farm La Lucia.

References[edit]

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