Meadowlands, Gauteng

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Meadowlands
Meadowlands is located in South Africa
Meadowlands
Meadowlands
 Meadowlands shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 26°13′15″S 27°53′58″E / 26.22083°S 27.89944°E / -26.22083; 27.89944Coordinates: 26°13′15″S 27°53′58″E / 26.22083°S 27.89944°E / -26.22083; 27.89944
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Area[1]
 • Total 11.57 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 138,354
 • Density 12,000/km2 (31,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2001)[1]
 • Black African 99.8%
 • Coloured 0.2%
First languages (2001)[1]
 • Zulu 32.7%
 • Tswana 27.0%
 • Sotho 10.5%
 • Tsonga 10.1%
 • Other 19.7%
Postal code (street) 1852
PO box 1851

Meadowlands is a suburb of Johannesburg, Gauteng Province, South Africa. Meadowlands suburb was founded in the early 1950s during the apartheid era for black residents from Sophiatown.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Meadowlands". Census 2001.