An aerial view of Scarborough from the ocean.
|Municipality||City of Cape Town|
|o Total||3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)|
|o Density||280/km2 (720/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)|
|o Black African||16.2%|
|First languages (2011)|
|Time zone||SAST (UTC+2)|
This town was designated as a conservation village in April 1996, defined as "a residential area of limited extent, surrounded by a conserved natural landscape, committed to reverse past environmental damage and to avoid future environmental impacts."