Stafford, Gauteng

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Stafford
Stafford is located in Gauteng
Stafford
Stafford
 Stafford shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Stafford is located in Greater Johannesburg
Stafford
Stafford
Stafford is located in South Africa
Stafford
Stafford
Stafford (South Africa)
Stafford is located in Africa
Stafford
Stafford
Stafford (Africa)
Coordinates: 26°13′41″S 28°02′53″E / 26.228°S 28.048°E / -26.228; 28.048Coordinates: 26°13′41″S 28°02′53″E / 26.228°S 28.048°E / -26.228; 28.048
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Established 1937
Area[1]
 • Total 0.52 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 63
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Postal code (street) 2197

Stafford is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It's an industrial suburb located south of the Johannesburg CBD, close to Springfield. It is located in Region F of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.

History[edit]

The suburb was established on land called the Booysen Estate.[2] It became a suburb on 7 July 1937 and is named after the landowner, Arentz Edward Stafford.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sub Place Stafford". Census 2001. 
  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.