Crown Gardens

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Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens is located in Gauteng
Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens is located in South Africa
Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens is located in Africa
Crown Gardens
Crown Gardens
 Crown Gardens shown within Gauteng
Coordinates: 26°15′04″S 28°00′20″E / 26.25111°S 28.00556°E / -26.25111; 28.00556Coordinates: 26°15′04″S 28°00′20″E / 26.25111°S 28.00556°E / -26.25111; 28.00556
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Established 1950
Area[1]
 • Total 0.80 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 4,110
 • Density 5,100/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 25.4%
 • Coloured 16.9%
 • Indian/Asian 21.8%
 • White 28.9%
 • Other 7.0%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 45.2%
 • Afrikaans 22.6%
 • Zulu 7.6%
 • Sotho 3.3%
 • Other 21.3%
Postal code (street) 2091

Crown Gardens is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region F.

History[edit]

The suburb is situated on part of two old Witwatersrand farms called Ormonde and Vierfontein.[2] It was established on 2 March 1950 and takes its name from Crown Mines.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Crown Gardens". 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.