Durban facts for kids
|• Total||2,292 km2 (885 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,460/km2 (3,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||SAST (UTC+2)|
|Website||Official Durban city website|
It is thought that the first known inhabitants of the Durban area arrived from the north around 100,000 BC, according to carbon dating of rock art found in caves in the Drakensberg. These people lived in the central plains of KwaZulu-Natal until the expansion of Bantu people from the north sometime during the last millennium.
Durban's sister cities are:
- Alexandria, Egypt
- Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Eilat, Israel
- Leeds, England (United Kingdom)
- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Guangzhou, China
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