Scarborough, Cape Town

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Scarborough
An aerial view of Scarborough from the ocean.
An aerial view of Scarborough from the ocean.
Scarborough is located in South Africa
Scarborough
Scarborough
 Scarborough shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 34°11′54″S 18°22′32″E / 34.19833°S 18.37556°E / -34.19833; 18.37556Coordinates: 34°11′54″S 18°22′32″E / 34.19833°S 18.37556°E / -34.19833; 18.37556
Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
Municipality City of Cape Town
Area[1]
 • Total 3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,075
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 16.2%
 • Coloured 9.8%
 • Indian/Asian 0.7%
 • White 69.6%
 • Other 3.8%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 68.2%
 • Afrikaans 19.2%
 • Xhosa 6.5%
 • Swazi 1.5%
 • Other 4.6%
PO box 7975

Scarborough is a town situated on the Cape Peninsula to the South of Cape Town in South Africa.

This town was designated as a conservation village in April 1996, defined as "a residential area of limited extent, surrounded by a conserved natural landscape, committed to reverse past environmental damage and to avoid future environmental impacts."

References[edit]

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

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