Misgund

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Misgund
Misgund is located in Eastern Cape
Misgund
Misgund
 Misgund shown within Eastern Cape
Misgund is located in South Africa
Misgund
Misgund
Misgund (South Africa)
Misgund is located in Africa
Misgund
Misgund
Misgund (Africa)
Coordinates: 33°45′18″S 23°29′53″E / 33.755°S 23.498°E / -33.755; 23.498Coordinates: 33°45′18″S 23°29′53″E / 33.755°S 23.498°E / -33.755; 23.498
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
District Sarah Baartman
Municipality Kou-Kamma
Area[1]
 • Total 0.78 km2 (0.30 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 415
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 40.2%
 • Coloured 57.3%
 • Indian/Asian 0.2%
 • White 0.7%
 • Other 1.4%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Afrikaans 65.5%
 • Xhosa 29.2%
 • S. Ndebele 1.4%
 • Tswana 1.2%
 • Other 2.7%
Time zone UTC+2 (SAST)
PO box 6440
Area code 042

Misgund is a town in Kou-Kamma Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. The name is Afrikaans and means "begrudged".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Misgund". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ Rita Barnard (2006-11-16). Apartheid and Beyond: South African Writers and the Politics of Place. Oxford University Press. p. 36. ISBN 978-0-19-999607-0.