History and origin of its name
Salt Lake or Bethelsdorp Extension 8 owes its name to the proximity to the salt pans.
Salt Lake Today
According to the latest census, Census 2011, 5973 people reside in Salt Lake area. The demographics are as follows:
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Census 2011., 2011. StasSA. [Online] Available at: https://census2011.adrianfrith.com/place/299006002 [Accessed 03 March 2017].
Meyer, H. E., 1976. Port Elizabeth- Names of streets and Townships. Port Elizabeth: Port Elizabeth City Libraries.
Last Updated: April 2018
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