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|Main Place||Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal|
|• Total||4.11 km2 (1.59 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)|
|• Black African||16.8%|
|First languages (2011)|
|Postal code (street)||4051|
La Lucia is a suburb within Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal located in the northern area of Durban, in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa. It was named after Lucia Michel. She and her husband Albert Michel founded the sugar cane farm La Lucia.
Crawford College, La Lucia, established in 1999, is a large private school located in the suburb. La Lucia Junior Primary and Victory Christian Academy are also located in La Lucia.
Many houses have been developed recently in La Lucia with the population growing substantially between 2001 and 2011. The population rose 121% from 2,899 to 6,414. Black Africans, Indians and Asians, saw an especially large increase in numbers.
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