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|Municipality||City of Tshwane|
|• Total||7.30 km2 (2.82 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,700/km2 (6,900/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)|
|• Black African||17.6%|
|First languages (2011)|
|• Northern Sotho||2.2%|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (SAST)|
|Postal code (street)|
Garsfontein is served by Laerskool Garsfontein an public elementary school and Hoërskool Garsfontein a public high school, both of which are primarily Afrikaans speaking schools.
Points of interest
- Zita Park is public park which is frequented by families and children, it has well maintained facilities including a paddling pool, water slide, playground equipment, ablution facilities and a tuck shop. According to an article in Pretoria News on August 10, 2006 the park was established on the location of a cemetery for the black community formerly living there. The Eastwood Location was established as a black community on 1905, but under the proclamation of the Group Areas Act of 1950 the area was designated as a white area and resulted in the removal of the black residents.
- "Sub Place Garsfontein". Census 2011.