Monte Vista, Cape Town

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Monte Vista
Monte Vista is located in South Africa
Monte Vista
Monte Vista
 Monte Vista shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 33°52′S 18°33′E / 33.867°S 18.550°E / -33.867; 18.550Coordinates: 33°52′S 18°33′E / 33.867°S 18.550°E / -33.867; 18.550
Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
Municipality City of Cape Town
Main Place Milnerton
Area[1]
 • Total 1.69 km2 (0.65 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 5,041
 • Density 3,000/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 5.4%
 • Coloured 10.6%
 • Indian/Asian 2.6%
 • White 79.9%
 • Other 1.5%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 58.2%
 • Afrikaans 35.4%
 • Xhosa 2.2%
 • Other 4.2%
Postal code (street) 7460
PO box 7463

Monte Vista is a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, whose name meaning 'Mountain View' is derived from the fact that Table Mountain is clearly visible from it. Bordered by Edgemead, Welgelegen, Plattekloof Glen, and Goodwood. Monte Vista Primary School was built in the 1960s.

References[edit]

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