Oyster Bay, Eastern Cape

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Oyster Bay
Oesterbaai
The eastern side of the bay
The eastern side of the bay
Oyster Bay is located in South Africa
Oyster Bay
Oyster Bay
 Oyster Bay shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 34°10′10″S 24°39′15″E / 34.16944°S 24.65417°E / -34.16944; 24.65417Coordinates: 34°10′10″S 24°39′15″E / 34.16944°S 24.65417°E / -34.16944; 24.65417
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
District Cacadu
Municipality Kouga
Area[1]
 • Total 1.81 km2 (0.70 sq mi)
Elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 674
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 41.2%
 • Coloured 40.2%
 • Indian/Asian 0.1%
 • White 18.0%
 • Other 0.4%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Afrikaans 73.1%
 • Xhosa 21.0%
 • English 3.9%
 • Sotho 1.3%
 • Other 0.7%
Postal code (street) 6331
PO box 6301

Oyster Bay (Afrikaans: Oesterbaai) is a small coastal hamlet and resort located about 14 km west of St Francis Bay on the Eastern Cape Coast of South Africa. It forms part of the Kouga Local Municipality of the Cacadu District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Oyster Bay". Census 2011.