Protea Glen

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Protea Glen
Protea Glen is located in Gauteng
Protea Glen
Protea Glen
Protea Glen is located in South Africa
Protea Glen
Protea Glen
Protea Glen is located in Africa
Protea Glen
Protea Glen
 Protea Glen shown within Gauteng
Coordinates: 26°16′49″S 27°49′13″E / 26.2804°S 27.8204°E / -26.2804; 27.8204Coordinates: 26°16′49″S 27°49′13″E / 26.2804°S 27.8204°E / -26.2804; 27.8204
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Soweto
Area[1]
 • Total 13.12 km2 (5.07 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 75,634
 • Density 5,800/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.0%
 • Coloured 0.6%
 • Indian/Asian 0.2%
 • White 0.1%
 • Other 0.2%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Zulu 34.3%
 • Sotho 15.8%
 • Tswana 10.7%
 • Tsonga 10.2%
 • Other 29.0%
Postal code (street) 1818
PO box 1819

Protea Glen is a mini-suburb of Johannesburg, Gauteng Province, South Africa, located north of Lenasia and west of Soweto.

The suburb was developed in the 1990s for middle-class residents.[2]

The first shopping mall in the town, Protea Glen Mall, opened in October 2012.[3]

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