Esselen street in Sunnyside
Sunnyside shown within Gauteng
|Coordinates: 25°45′17″S 28°12′24″E / 25.7546°S 28.2068°ECoordinates: 25°45′17″S 28°12′24″E / 25.7546°S 28.2068°E|
|Municipality||City of Tshwane|
|• Total||2.25 km2 (0.87 sq mi)|
|• Density||17,000/km2 (45,000/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)|
|• Black African||88.4%|
|First languages (2011)|
|• Northern Sotho||13.7%|
Sunnyside is a suburb of the city of Pretoria, South Africa. It is a long time, well-established area, lying just east of the city centre. The area is populated mostly by black Locals, the first language spoken is English.
Sunnyside is a very busy area. The area is sometimes referred to as Las Vegas due to its strip of night clubs, gambling spots and party facilities or "Pretoria Mahlanyeni". The town has a different vibe to the general conservative culture around the City of Pretoria.
- "Sub Place Sunnyside". Census 2011.