Bramley, Gauteng

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Bramley
Bramley is located in Gauteng
Bramley
Bramley
 Bramley shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Bramley is located in Greater Johannesburg
Bramley
Bramley
Bramley is located in South Africa
Bramley
Bramley
Bramley (South Africa)
Bramley is located in Africa
Bramley
Bramley
Bramley (Africa)
Coordinates: 26°07′27″S 28°04′54″E / 26.12417°S 28.08167°E / -26.12417; 28.08167Coordinates: 26°07′27″S 28°04′54″E / 26.12417°S 28.08167°E / -26.12417; 28.08167
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Established 1904
Area[1]
 • Total 1.41 km2 (0.54 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,770
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 67.6%
 • Coloured 3.6%
 • Indian/Asian 8.1%
 • White 20.3%
 • Other 0.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 40.0%
 • Zulu 16.9%
 • Tswana 8.4%
 • Afrikaans 6.0%
 • Other 28.8%
Time zone UTC+2 (SAST)
Postal code (street) 2090
PO box 2018

Bramley is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region E of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.

History[edit]

The suburb is situated on part of an old Witwatersrand farm called Syferfontein.[2] It was established in 1904 and was named after one of the landowners, Edward Bramley.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Bramley". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Raper, Peter E.; Moller, Lucie A.; du Plessis, Theodorus L. (2014). Dictionary of Southern African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers. p. 1412. ISBN 9781868425501.