Tulisa Park

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Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park is located in Gauteng
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park
 Tulisa Park shown within Gauteng
Location within Greater Johannesburg
Tulisa Park is located in Greater Johannesburg
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park is located in South Africa
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park (South Africa)
Tulisa Park is located in Africa
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park
Tulisa Park (Africa)
Coordinates: 26°14′56″S 28°06′00″E / 26.249°S 28.100°E / -26.249; 28.100Coordinates: 26°14′56″S 28°06′00″E / 26.249°S 28.100°E / -26.249; 28.100
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Established 1952
Area[1]
 • Total 1.09 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,737
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 39.5%
 • Coloured 6.8%
 • Indian/Asian 5.3%
 • White 48.0%
 • Other 0.5%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 45.0%
 • Afrikaans 26.3%
 • Zulu 9.9%
 • Sotho 3.5%
 • Other 15.3%
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Postal code (street) 2197

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

History[edit]

The suburb was established by mining group Gold Fields of South Africa on 24 December 1952.[2]

Economy[edit]

The area is the site of manufacturing facilities for heavy mining equipment including bottom dump off-highway trucks.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Tulisa Park". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ Raper, Peter E.; Moller, Lucie A.; du Plessis, Theodorus L. (2014). Dictionary of Southern African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers. p. 1412. ISBN 9781868425501. 
  3. ^ South African Mining, Coal, Gold & Base Minerals - Page l 1992 "Tulisa Park, yesterday and today: During the 1970s, the management of Hubert Davies recognised the need to establish a stockholding centre and spares depot near to the company's manufacturing works, and therefore purchased a 17-acre centre at Tulisa Park near Alberton. Today, this site contains the manufacturing facilities and the head office of Hubert Davies Equipment."