Cheltondale

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Cheltondale
Cheltondale is located in Gauteng
Cheltondale
Cheltondale
Cheltondale is located in South Africa
Cheltondale
Cheltondale
Cheltondale is located in Africa
Cheltondale
Cheltondale
 Cheltondale shown within Gauteng
Coordinates: 26°09′05″S 28°05′01″E / 26.15139°S 28.08361°E / -26.15139; 28.08361Coordinates: 26°09′05″S 28°05′01″E / 26.15139°S 28.08361°E / -26.15139; 28.08361
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Established 1951
Area[1]
 • Total 0.21 km2 (0.08 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 888
 • Density 4,200/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 19.6%
 • Coloured 0.8%
 • Indian/Asian 3.3%
 • White 74.6%
 • Other 1.8%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 80.0%
 • Afrikaans 6.4%
 • Zulu 3.5%
 • Southern Ndebele 2.8%
 • Other 7.3%
Postal code (street) 2192

Cheltondale is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region E.[2]

History[edit]

The suburb is situated on part of an old Witwatersrand farm called Klipfontein.[3] It was established in 1951 and was named after the developer, H. Dare's hometown Cheltondale, Gloucestershire.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Cheltondale". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ adrianfrith.com Retrieved on 2015-09-06.
  3. ^ 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.