Thokoza

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Thokoza
Aerial view of Thokoza
Aerial view of Thokoza
Thokoza is located in South Africa
Thokoza
Thokoza
 Thokoza shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 26°20′12″S 28°08′48″E / 26.33667°S 28.14667°E / -26.33667; 28.14667Coordinates: 26°20′12″S 28°08′48″E / 26.33667°S 28.14667°E / -26.33667; 28.14667
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality Ekurhuleni
Area[1]
 • Total 9.43 km2 (3.64 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 105,827
 • Density 11,000/km2 (29,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.1%
 • Coloured 0.4%
 • Indian/Asian 0.1%
 • White 0.1%
 • Other 0.2%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Zulu 40.2%
 • Sotho 21.5%
 • Xhosa 18.4%
 • Northern Sotho 5.4%
 • Other 14.5%
Postal code (street) 3838
PO box 3838

Thokoza is a township south of Johannesburg, South Africa at the location of the now defunct Palmietfontein Airport. It is situated south east of Alberton, adjacent to Katlehong on the East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa. It was established in 1973 and together with Katlehong it forms the second biggest black township after Soweto.

References[edit]

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