St Mark's, Eastern Cape

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St Mark’s
St Mark’s is located in Eastern Cape
St Mark’s
St Mark’s
St Mark’s is located in South Africa
St Mark’s
St Mark’s
St Mark’s is located in Africa
St Mark’s
St Mark’s
 St Mark’s shown within Eastern Cape
Coordinates: 32°00′47″S 27°22′52″E / 32.013°S 27.381°E / -32.013; 27.381Coordinates: 32°00′47″S 27°22′52″E / 32.013°S 27.381°E / -32.013; 27.381
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
District Chris Hani
Municipality Intsika Yethu
 • Total 2.43 km2 (0.94 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 852
 • Density 350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.8%
 • Coloured 0.1%
 • Indian/Asian 0.1%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Xhosa 95.7%
 • Zulu 2.0%
 • Other 2.4%

St Mark’s, Eastern Cape is a town in Chris Hani District Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

Village on the White Kei River, about 15 km west of Cofimvaba and 40 km north-east of Cathcart. It was founded in 1855 as one of four Anglican mission stations named after the apostles.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place St Mark's". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ "Dictionary of Southern African Place Names (Public Domain)". Human Science Research Council. p. 395.