Garden Route (District)

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Garden Route
Garden Route District Municipality
Map of the Western Cape with Garden Route highlighted (2016) .svg
coat of arms
Coat of arms or logo
Basic data
Country South Africa
province Western cape
Seat George
surface 23,331 km²
Residents 574,265 (October 2011)
density 25 inhabitants per km²
key DC4
ISO 3166-2 ZA toilet
Website (English)
mayor Memory Booysen

Coordinates: 34 ° 10 ′  S , 22 ° 8 ′  E

Garden Route ( Garden Route District Municipality , Afrikaans Tuinroete-distriksmunisipaliteit , until mid-2018 Eden ) is a district within the Western Cape Province in South Africa . It has 574,265 inhabitants (as of October 2011) on a total area of ​​23,331 km². The seat of the district administration is George .

The district is named after the Garden Route . The earlier name referred to the Garden of Eden .

The district is divided into the following municipalities:

Neighboring districts are:

National parks and nature reserves

  • Goukamma Nature Reserve
  • Kammanassie Nature Reserve
  • Keurbooms River Nature Reserve
  • Outeniqua Nature Reserve
  • Robberg Nature Reserve

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Census 2011. Basic Results. (PDF; 349 kB) Statistics South Africa , accessed on November 27, 2015 (English).