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For the informal settlement in Johannesburg, see Kya Sands

Kya Sand is an industrial suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region A of the City.[2] The suburb is bordered to the east by Kya Sands Informal Settlement.[3]

Kya Sand
Kya Sand is located in Gauteng
Kya Sand
Kya Sand
Kya Sand is located in South Africa
Kya Sand
Kya Sand
Coordinates: 26°01′26″S 27°56′46″E / 26.024°S 27.946°E / -26.024; 27.946Coordinates: 26°01′26″S 27°56′46″E / 26.024°S 27.946°E / -26.024; 27.946
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceGauteng
MunicipalityCity of Johannesburg
Main PlaceRandburg
Area
 • Total2.81 km2 (1.08 sq mi)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total3,306
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
 • Black African98.3%
 • Coloured0.1%
 • Indian/Asian0.2%
 • White1.4%
First languages (2011)
 • Northern Sotho22.7%
 • Zulu13.9%
 • Tsonga12.0%
 • Venda10.5%
 • Other40.8%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)
Postal code (street)
2169
PO box
2163

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Sub Place Kya Sand". Census 2011.
  2. ^ "Suburbs in Region A". City of Johannesburg Website. City of Johannesburg.
  3. ^ http://sainformalsettlement.com/index.php?title=Kya_Sands_Informal_Settlement