Rabie Ridge

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Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge is located in Gauteng
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge
 Rabie Ridge shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Rabie Ridge is located in Greater Johannesburg
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge is located in South Africa
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge (South Africa)
Rabie Ridge is located in Africa
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge
Rabie Ridge (Africa)
Coordinates: 26°01′19″S 28°10′26″E / 26.022°S 28.174°E / -26.022; 28.174Coordinates: 26°01′19″S 28°10′26″E / 26.022°S 28.174°E / -26.022; 28.174
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Established 1994
Area[1]
 • Total 3.33 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 41,204
 • Density 12,000/km2 (32,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 90.3%
 • Coloured 8.8%
 • Indian/Asian 0.2%
 • White 0.1%
 • Other 0.5%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Northern Sotho 32.0%
 • Zulu 16.2%
 • Tsonga 9.7%
 • Afrikaans 8.9%
 • Other 33.1%
Time zone UTC+2 (SAST)
Postal code (street) 1632
PO box 1688
Area code 1685

Rabie Ridge is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region A of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, around the Midrand area, it is a township formed due to forced removals of the coloured community from Alexandra. Rabie Ridge's suburb has a vast majority of people living there which speak different South African languages like Afrikaans, Isizulu, Sesotho and others.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Rabie Ridge". Census 2011.