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Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town

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Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town

Schotsche Kloof
Schotsche Kloof is located in South Africa
Schotsche Kloof
Schotsche Kloof
 Schotsche Kloof shown within South Africa
Country South Africa
Province Western Cape
Municipality City of Cape Town
Main Place Cape Town
 • Total 0.95 km2 (0.37 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 3,203
 • Density 3,400/km2 (8,700/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 9.0%
 • Coloured 66.0%
 • Indian/Asian 3.4%
 • White 4.3%
 • Other 17.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • English 64.0%
 • Afrikaans 30.3%
 • Other 5.7%
Postal code (street) 8001

Schotsche Kloof is a neighborhood in the City Bowl of Cape Town, South Africa.


Schotsche Kloof is situated just above Bo-Kaap at the foot of Signal Hill and together with Bo-Kaap it forms the Malay Quarter. Bordered by Bo-Kaap to the south east and Tamboerskloof to the south west.


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

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