NEW ZEALAND

historical demographical data of the urban centers


PLACE NAMEc20011996199319911990198619811976197519711968196519611956195119411938c193619291926c19211915c191119061903190118961891c18861881187518711861particulars of the datavariants of the nameelevationfound.yr
source:CA,NZ,TBBB,GL,NZEWIA,MW,NZLBLB,NZ,PGHC,DVLBPMIA,WGHW,NZ,WGPMNZ,SYSYSY,DVEBEBEB,NZHGAG,DVFBAGAG,NZ,RlAGWWAG,RLAGAGAG,NZAGAGAGAG
Ashburton15,615,615,214,014,214,313,05,72,1
Auckland377,4353,7315,7149,0145,0153,1151,6152,2149,9106,8104,3102,3192,257,637,737,434,231,428,821,620,417,6capital of NZ from 1840-186501840
Auckland (agglomeration)1087,2998,0910,2885,6865,0821,0769,6743,0670,0588,4515,5448,4373,0343,0217,3212,2210,0214,3157,8110,0102,774,074,033,231,0
Birkenhead22,621,320,512,83,40,7agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into North Shore 1989
Blenheim27,325,923,618,518,317,816,814,012,05,25,03,83,03,1
Cambridge13,913,012,410,18,56,12,2
Christchurch322,2314,0292,9168,2164,7172,5165,2165,0158,8179,0101,293,492,2118,417,517,016,215,317,012,501850
Christchurch (agglomeration)342,3331,4312,6307,2303,0295,7290,0295,0262,4256,3243,9220,5190,0181,6134,1132,6125,0124,0103,784,080,249,951,353,329,730,8
Devonport10,510,411,011,19,83,0agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into North Shore 19890
Dunedin110,8112,2109,577,077,284,082,377,877,582,265,265,264,785,136,125,924,922,822,423,218,514,912,801848
Dunedin (agglomeration)116,7121,1110,8116,6106,0107,5107,4113,0111,5109,8109,3105,195,582,282,585,685,088,972,367,064,253,342,0
East Coast Bays31,328,922,413,2agglomeration of Auckland0
Fielding13,614,013,512,111,510,49,4agglomeration of Palmerston North
Gisborne31,932,731,530,030,030,426,525,624,116,216,213,914,514,814,58,22,32,2first landing site in NZ of James Cook in 17690
Gisborne (agglomeration)45,832,232,128,526,825,119,915,916,015,2
Gore9,910,611,09,28,44,62,0
Greymouth9,510,310,19,08,18,68,58,13,10
Hamilton115,0106,7103,6101,494,591,190,171,667,716,11,3
Hamilton (agglomeration)167,3159,2151,8148,6105,0102,097,995,081,068,059,550,538,036,616,217,520,117,019,313,83,51,2
Hastings60,258,757,737,736,133,629,728,126,919,012,812,314,63,2sometimes belonged to the agglomeration of Napier
Hastings (agglomeration)66,365,357,552,639,237,132,526,019,017,916,016,113,06,33,71,5
Hawera10,911,411,58,48,24,71,8
Howick13,913,915,210,99,90,70,2
Hutt (Lower - and Upper -)131,8132,6141,495,0131,396,1118,4111,499,084,019,81,8agglomeration of Hutt/Wellington
Invercargill46,549,352,048,249,450,647,145,343,841,126,422,622,321,521,96,201856
Invercargill (agglomeration)49,853,256,152,653,950,747,846,341,432,326,425,923,022,519,217,015,910,08,3
Kapiti33,530,327,317,414,612,35,41,1
Levin18,819,019,115,414,715,012,312,02,7
Lower Hutt94,795,994,694,563,963,265,358,558,756,684,077,016,01,8agglomeration of Hutt/WellingtonHutt City
Manukau281,6254,6226,1177,2159,4134,6104,184,7agglomeration of Auckland
Masterton19,822,820,118,518,819,818,718,015,19,15,23,9
Mount Albert27,626,527,425,625,71,0agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into Auckland 1989
Mount Eden18,918,321,118,518,4agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into Auckland 1989
Mount Maunganui12,411,410,77,2
Mount Roskill35,233,634,633,834,4agglomeration of Auckland
Mount Wellington20,419,321,220,119,7agglomeration of Auckland
Napier56,053,551,649,448,347,040,236,728,019,415,715,317,912,011,78,87,70
Napier (agglomeration)111,2110,251,389,039,937,132,724,619,419,219,018,617,2sometimes Hastings belonged to this agglomeration
Nelson43,340,237,934,333,332,128,327,926,813,811,411,211,88,27,07,301841
Nelson (agglomeration)55,652,347,444,643,128,428,225,323,913,813,512,013,710,6
New Lynn10,510,410,310,23,5incorporated into Waitakere 1989
New Plymouth48,049,148,536,936,037,933,132,331,919,416,715,95,24,43,101841
New Plymouth (agglomeration)68,148,747,544,135,835,532,425,819,417,218,617,016,512,6
Northcote10,310,110,28,98,62,4agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into North Shore 1989
North Shore184,3170,9155,5152,6agglomeration of Auckland, 1989 a separate city, includes > > partic. > Birkenhead, Devonport, Takapuna, Northcote01989
Oamaru12,713,413,812,713,013,213,513,47,54,80
Onehunga16,115,415,615,816,10,13,0agglomeration of Auckland
One Tree Hill11,211,113,112,912,9agglomeration of Auckland
Otahuhu11,010,310,110,210,05,31,2agglomeration of Auckland
Palmerston North72,573,170,360,560,157,151,949,245,934,023,622,922,219,80,7
Palmerston North (agglomeration)73,873,974,171,067,466,757,050,948,543,224,924,421,021,916,912,011,010,22,6
Papakura39,636,623,422,521,615,213,01,80,3
Papatoetoe21,921,723,622,021,42,4agglomeration of Manukau/Auckland
Porirua46,846,646,643,241,142,828,524,92,3agglomeration of Wellington
Pukekohe18,716,615,013,99,16,82,51,5
Rotorua56,356,945,148,938,237,931,227,623,46,56,50,4
Rotorua (agglomeration)64,553,751,648,339,735,330,425,115,06,58,95,92,4
Takapuna74,469,464,865,424,223,822,67,3agglomeration of Auckland, inc. into North Shore 1989
Taupo22,621,118,415,913,712,99,58,50,50,2375
Tauranga46,341,637,133,826,825,522,33,41,10
Tauranga (agglomeration)96,382,173,870,863,153,133,530,524,714,45,84,91,31,21,1
Tawa12,312,212,511,010,20,4agglomeration of Wellington
Te Atatu14,7agglomeration of Auckland
Te Awamutu13,413,713,17,96,82,20,3
Timaru26,927,427,627,828,429,627,826,417,416,86,43,80
Timaru (agglomeration)42,628,729,228,628,427,726,422,917,718,818,017,015,512,011,3
Tokoroa14,315,216,617,618,712,5
Upper Hutt36,436,737,131,131,430,820,319,83,9agglomeration of Hutt/Wellington
Wainuiomata19,215,0agglomeration of Hutt/Wellington
Waitakere167,2147,5137,00,3
Waitemata136,796,487,5agglomeration of Auckland
Wanganui39,841,341,238,137,036,236,636,436,023,423,423,226,15,001842
Wanganui (agglomeration)45,040,839,638,538,535,729,725,728,026,523,515,014,74,9
Wellington165,9158,3149,4150,3137,5135,7143,4135,5134,4126,7135,3120,7117,9115,7121,343,601840
Wellington (agglomeration)342,8334,1326,9324,2326,0325,7321,0327,0323,8175,5161,6249,5160,5210,1154,4159,4134,0130,1107,573,070,758,653,649,337,431,025,920,610,510,5
Whakatane18,017,716,812,812,311,19,89,11,70,10
Whangarei46,145,740,140,136,634,330,629,620,87,22,70,8
Whangarei (agglomeration)66,744,344,244,340,231,625,921,817,19,910,0

Particulars:
Source MW: "By permission. From Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary. Third Edition cop. 1997 by Merriam-Webster, Incorporated."
Source "NZ" = "New Zealand official yearbook" (ISSN 0078-0170), ed. 2002.
In the sources used it is not always clearly mentioned if the data are for towns or agglomerations.
File created on 1999-05-07; revised on 2001-04-20; and last modified on 2003-11-26 by Jan Lahmeyer

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