Tamboerskloof

A view of Tamboerskoof

Tamboerskloof is a neighbourhood and suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It lies on the slopes of Lion's Head and Signal Hill, adjacent to the neighbourhoods of Gardens and Bo-Kaap. Tamboerskloof is one of the contiguous group of neighbourhoods referred to as the City Bowl.

Neighbourhood Watch

There is a very active neighbourhood watch called Tamboerskloof Neighbourhood Watch (TBKWatch) which assists the community with volunteer patrols, a radio network, a CCTV network and reporting of service issues such as out of order street lights, traffic lights, potholes, and blocked drains. They work very closely with a community control room (Watchcom), the South African Police Service, City of Cape Town Metro Police, nearby City Improvement Districts, as well as local armed response companies.

Schools

Several schools can be found within Tamboerskloof, including:

Demographics

According to the 2001 Census, the population of Tamboerskloof was 2 921. The following tables show various demographic data about Tamboerskloof from that census.

Gender
GenderPopulation%
Female1 37547.07%
Male1 54652.93%
Ethnic Group
GroupPopulation%
Black African1665.68%
Coloured1685.75%
Indian/Asian270.92%
White2 55987.61%
Home Language
LanguagePopulation%
English1 91465.53%
Afrikaans69323.72%
Xhosa581.99%
Other African languages351.20%
Other languages2217.57%

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