Soweto

Soweto is a suburb of , . Soweto is an increasingly popular destination for travellers from around the world, and is home of the Nelson Mandela National Museum.
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Notable Places in the Area

School
is a government secondary school in a section of Soweto.

Soweto

Latitude
-26.2228° or 26° 13' 22" south
Longitude
27.89° or 27° 53' 24" east
Population
1,270,000
United Nations Location Code
ZA ZEV
Elevation
1632 metres (5354 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27565050
Geo­Names ID
953781
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Soweto
  • Arabic: Soweto
  • Arabic: سويتو
  • Armenian: Սոուետո
  • Asturian: Soweto
  • Azerbaijani: Soveto
  • Basque: Soweto
  • Bengali: সোয়েতো
  • Bulgarian: Совето
  • Catalan: Soweto
  • Chinese: 索韋托
  • Chinese: 索韦托
  • Croatian: Soweto
  • Czech: Soweto
  • Danish: Soweto
  • Dutch: Soweto
  • English: Johannesburg/Soweto
  • Esperanto: Soweto
  • Finnish: Soweto
  • French: Doornkop
  • French: Soweto
  • Galician: Soweto
  • Georgian: სოვეტო
  • German: South Western Township
  • German: South Western Townships
  • German: Soweto
  • Greek: Σοβέτο
  • Gujarati: સોવેટો
  • Hebrew: סווטו
  • Hindi: सॉवेटो
  • Hungarian: Soweto
  • Indonesian: Soweto
  • Irish: Soweto
  • Italian: Soweto
  • Japanese: ソウェト
  • Japanese: ソエト
  • Kannada: ಸೌಏತೋ
  • Korean: 소웨토
  • Latin: Soweto
  • Latvian: Soueto
  • Lithuanian: Sovetas
  • Lithuanian: Soweto
  • Luxembourgish: Soweto
  • Malagasy: Soweto
  • Malay: Soweto
  • Marathi: सोव्हिटो
  • Norwegian: Soweto
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Soweto
  • Persian: سووتو
  • Polish: Soweto
  • Portuguese: Soweto
  • Romanian: Soweto
  • Russian: Совето
  • Russian: Соуэто
  • Serbian: Совето
  • Sinhala: සොවෙටෝ
  • Slovak: Soweto
  • Slovenian: Soweto
  • South Azerbaijani: سووتو
  • Spanish: South West Township
  • Spanish: South Western Township
  • Spanish: Soweto
  • Swahili: Soweto
  • Swedish: Soweto
  • Tamil: சோயிட்டோ
  • Telugu: సోవెటో
  • Thai: โซเวโต
  • Turkish: Soweto
  • Ukrainian: Совето
  • Urdu: سوویتو
  • Venda: Soweto
  • Vietnamese: Soweto
  • Waray (Philippines): Soweto
  • Xhosa: Soweto
  • Zulu: Soweto
  • Mpanzaville
  • სოუეტო

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