Reuven, Gauteng

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Reuven
Reuven is located in Gauteng
Reuven
Reuven
 Reuven shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Reuven is located in Greater Johannesburg
Reuven
Reuven
Reuven is located in South Africa
Reuven
Reuven
Reuven (South Africa)
Reuven is located in Africa
Reuven
Reuven
Reuven (Africa)
Coordinates: 26°13′59″S 28°01′41″E / 26.233°S 28.028°E / -26.233; 28.028Coordinates: 26°13′59″S 28°01′41″E / 26.233°S 28.028°E / -26.233; 28.028
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Area[1]
 • Total 0.56 km2 (0.22 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 466
 • Density 830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 34.7%
 • Coloured 11.6%
 • Indian/Asian 15.0%
 • White 36.2%
 • Other 2.6%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 40.6%
 • Zulu 21.3%
 • Afrikaans 16.4%
 • Sotho 3.9%
 • Other 17.9%
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Postal code (street) 2091

Reuven is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region F of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.

History[edit]

It would be proclaimed as suburb on 22 May 1963.[2] Reuven is Hebrew for Robert and is named after Robert Horowitz.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Reuven". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Raper, Peter E.; Moller, Lucie A.; du Plessis, Theodorus L. (2014). Dictionary of Southern African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers. p. 1412. ISBN 9781868425501.