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Bishopscourt, Cape Town

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Bishopscourt, Cape Town

Bishopscourt is located in South Africa
 Bishopscourt shown within South Africa
Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
Municipality City of Cape Town
 • Total 2.31 km2 (0.89 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,603
 • Density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 12.7%
 • Coloured 5.2%
 • Indian/Asian 5.5%
 • White 74.0%
 • Other 2.6%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 85.3%
 • Afrikaans 5.1%
 • Xhosa 3.0%
 • Other 6.6%
Postal code (street) 7708

Bishopscourt is a small, wealthy, residential suburb in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town in the Western Cape, South Africa. It is part of the Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality, created in 2000, which includes the greater Cape Town area. It has approximately 350 houses most of which reside on more than 4000 square metres of land.

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

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