Halfway House Estate

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Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate is located in Gauteng
Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate is located in South Africa
Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate is located in Africa
Halfway House Estate
Halfway House Estate
 Halfway House Estate shown within Gauteng
Coordinates: 25°59′35″S 28°07′55″E / 25.993°S 28.132°E / -25.993; 28.132Coordinates: 25°59′35″S 28°07′55″E / 25.993°S 28.132°E / -25.993; 28.132
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Midrand
Area[1]
 • Total 3.74 km2 (1.44 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 541
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 77.1%
 • Coloured 6.7%
 • Indian/Asian 4.8%
 • White 10.2%
 • Other 1.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 26.6%
 • Zulu 12.9%
 • Northern Sotho 8.9%
 • Tswana 8.1%
 • Other 43.5%

Halfway House Estate is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region A

Town some 27 km north of Johannesburg and 18 km north-west of Kempton Park. It was laid out in 1890 and called thus because it was the stop halfway between Johannesburg and Pretoria for the Zeederberg coach service.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Halfway House Estate". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ "Dictionary of Southern African Place Names (Public Domain)". Human Science Research Council. p. 195.