Magaliessig

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Magaliessig
Magaliessig is located in Gauteng
Magaliessig
Magaliessig
Magaliessig is located in South Africa
Magaliessig
Magaliessig
Coordinates: 26°01′30″S 28°01′08″E / 26.025°S 28.019°E / -26.025; 28.019Coordinates: 26°01′30″S 28°01′08″E / 26.025°S 28.019°E / -26.025; 28.019
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceGauteng
MunicipalityCity of Johannesburg
Main PlaceSandton
Area
 • Total2.40 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total5,103
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
 • Black African21.9%
 • Coloured2.1%
 • Indian/Asian7.7%
 • White66.5%
 • Other1.9%
First languages (2011)
 • English71.7%
 • Afrikaans10.0%
 • Zulu3.7%
 • Tswana2.3%
 • Other12.3%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)

Magaliessig is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region 3.

It is one of two suburbs, the other being Lone Hill, which piloted a waste recycling scheme initiated by Pikitup, the City's waste utility, and Mama She Waste Recyclers, an NGO, in 2006.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Magaliessig". Census 2011.
  2. ^ Mntengwana, Tabisa (2006-11-22). "Pikitup kicks off recycling project". City of Johannesburg website. Johannesburg News Agency. Archived from the original on 2007-11-24. Retrieved 2007-11-03.