Moffat View

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Moffat View
Moffat View is located in Gauteng
Moffat View
Moffat View
 Moffat View shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Moffat View is located in Greater Johannesburg
Moffat View
Moffat View
Moffat View is located in South Africa
Moffat View
Moffat View
Moffat View (South Africa)
Moffat View is located in Africa
Moffat View
Moffat View
Moffat View (Africa)
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
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Area[1]
 • Total 0.43 km2 (0.17 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,918
 • Density 4,500/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 32.7%
 • Coloured 34.0%
 • Indian/Asian 9.3%
 • White 23.3%
 • Other 0.7%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Afrikaans 36.0%
 • English 32.6%
 • Zulu 8.9%
 • Xhosa 4.4%
 • Other 18.1%
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
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.