Moffat View

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Moffat View
Moffat View is located in Gauteng
Moffat View
Moffat View
Moffat View is located in South Africa
Moffat View
Moffat View
Coordinates: 26°14′20″S 28°05′10″E / 26.239°S 28.086°E / -26.239; 28.086Coordinates: 26°14′20″S 28°05′10″E / 26.239°S 28.086°E / -26.239; 28.086
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceGauteng
MunicipalityCity of Johannesburg
Main PlaceJohannesburg
Area
 • Total0.43 km2 (0.17 sq mi)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total1,918
 • Density4,500/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
 • Black African32.7%
 • Coloured34.0%
 • Indian/Asian9.3%
 • White23.3%
 • Other0.7%
First languages (2011)
 • Afrikaans36.0%
 • English32.6%
 • Zulu8.9%
 • Xhosa4.4%
 • Other18.1%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)
Postal code (street)
2197

Moffat View is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. The area lies to the south of the Johannesburg CBD. It is located in Region F of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.

History[edit]

The suburb is named after John Abram Moffat, an architect.[2]:185 Moffat Park, in the nearby suburb called The Hill is named after him.[2]:185

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Moffat View". Census 2011.
  2. ^ a b Musiker, Naomi; Musiker, Reuben (2000). A Concise Historical Dictionary of Greater Johannesburg. Cape Town: Francolin. ISBN 1868590712.