Turffontein

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Turffontein
Turffontein Racecourse
Turffontein Racecourse
Turffontein is located in Gauteng
Turffontein
Turffontein
Turffontein is located in South Africa
Turffontein
Turffontein
Turffontein is located in Africa
Turffontein
Turffontein
 Turffontein shown within Gauteng
Coordinates: 26°14′41″S 28°02′23″E / 26.2446°S 28.0397°E / -26.2446; 28.0397Coordinates: 26°14′41″S 28°02′23″E / 26.2446°S 28.0397°E / -26.2446; 28.0397
Country South Africa
Province Gauteng
Municipality City of Johannesburg
Main Place Johannesburg
Area[1]
 • Total 2.63 km2 (1.02 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 15,887
 • Density 6,000/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 82.4%
 • Coloured 5.7%
 • Indian/Asian 2.0%
 • White 8.7%
 • Other 1.1%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Zulu 22.1%
 • English 17.5%
 • Xhosa 15.0%
 • Southern Ndebele 7.3%
 • Other 38.1%
Postal code (street) 2190
PO box 2140

Turffontein is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region F.

It is home to Turffontein Racecourse, established in 1887 by the Johannesburg Turf Club.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Turffontein". Census 2011.