Frankfort, Eastern Cape

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Frankfort
Frankfort is located in Eastern Cape
Frankfort
Frankfort
 Frankfort shown within Eastern Cape
Frankfort is located in South Africa
Frankfort
Frankfort
Frankfort (South Africa)
Frankfort is located in Africa
Frankfort
Frankfort
Frankfort (Africa)
Coordinates: 32°45′25″S 27°27′50″E / 32.757°S 27.464°E / -32.757; 27.464Coordinates: 32°45′25″S 27°27′50″E / 32.757°S 27.464°E / -32.757; 27.464
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
District Amathole
Municipality Amahlathi
Area[1]
 • Total 3.35 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,043
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.8%
 • Coloured 0.1%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Xhosa 98.5%
 • Other 1.5%
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Postal code (street) -
PO box -
Area code 058

Frankfort is a town in Amathole District Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

Village 51km north-east of King William’s Town. It developed from a settlement of members of the British-German Legion in 1857 and is named after Frankfurt in Germany.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Frankfort". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ "Dictionary of Southern African Place Names (Public Domain)". Human Science Research Council. p. 167.