Botha's Hill in 2010
|• Type||Ward 8|
|• Councillor||Michael Shelembe (ANC)|
|• Total||7.38 km2 (2.85 sq mi)|
|• Density||270/km2 (700/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2001)|
|• Black African||29.8%|
|First languages (2001)|
The village is 37km north-west of Durban, on the old main road to Pietermaritzburg before the N3 highway was built. It was named after a settler, Philip Rudolph Botha, grandfather of General Louis Botha (1862-1919), first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa.
- "Main Place Botha's Hill". Census 2001.
- "Dictionary of Southern African Place Names (Public Domain)". Human Science Research Council. p. 91.
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