Alberton is a small town 10km south of Johannesburg it is part of the Ekurhuleni municipality. It is situated in the East Rand area of Gauteng. Alberton is a residential town with most of the people working in Johannesburg, Germiston and Pretoria. Alberton is serviced by most of the bigger businesses but also has a large community of small businesses. It is boarded by the N3 highway to Durban and the N12 highway that goes to Cape Town. In Alberton there is a population of +-205 000 people.