Seafield, Eastern Cape

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Coordinates: 33°29′31″S27°07′52″E / 33.492°S 27.131°E / -33.492; 27.131 Coordinates: 33°29′31″S27°07′52″E / 33.492°S 27.131°E / -33.492; 27.131
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
District Sarah Baartman
Municipality Ndlambe
  Total5.76 km2 (2.22 sq mi)
(2011) [1]
  Density51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)
   Black African 5.1%
   Coloured 1.4%
   White 93.6%
First languages (2011)
   English 78.0%
   Afrikaans 12.2%
   Xhosa 6.4%
Time zone UTC+2 (SAST)

Seafield is a small coastal village in Ndlambe Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

Ndlambe Local Municipality Local municipality in Eastern Cape, South Africa

Ndlambe Local Municipality is an administrative area in the Sarah Baartman District of the Eastern Cape in South Africa, with its capital at Port Alfred. It is a predominantly rural area with agriculture and tourism dominating the economy.

Eastern Cape Province of South Africa

The Eastern Cape is a province of South Africa. Its capital is Bhisho, but its two largest cities are Port Elizabeth and East London. It was formed in 1994 out of the Xhosa homelands or bantustans of Transkei and Ciskei, together with the eastern portion of the Cape Province. It is the landing place and home of the 1820 Settlers. The central and eastern part of the province is the traditional home of the Xhosa people.

South Africa Republic in the southernmost part of Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded to the south by 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans; to the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe; and to the east and northeast by Mozambique and Eswatini (Swaziland); and it surrounds the enclaved country of Lesotho. South Africa is the largest country in Southern Africa and the 25th-largest country in the world by land area and, with over 57 million people, is the world's 24th-most populous nation. It is the southernmost country on the mainland of the Old World or the Eastern Hemisphere. About 80 percent of South Africans are of Sub-Saharan African ancestry, divided among a variety of ethnic groups speaking different African languages, nine of which have official status. The remaining population consists of Africa's largest communities of European (White), Asian (Indian), and multiracial (Coloured) ancestry.

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  1. 1 2 3 4 "Main Place Seafield". Census 2011.