Whangarei District

Key MTFJ projects in Whangarei

 

Upcoming Whangarei Events

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Mayor Sheryl Mai

Phone: 09 470 3029
Email: mayor@wdc.govt.nz 

For more information about the Whangarei District Council, click here

Read about the amazing Whangarei Youth space and some of its members here 

 

 


Key Whangarei Stats

 

Population
                                                     90,960
Number of Māori 
27,336
Employed full time 
45.1%
Unemployed 
4.7%
Not in labour force 
35.8%
Full time study 
                                                      19.8%
Part time study 
                                                        3.1%
Not studying 
                                                      77.1%

¹ Source: Stats NZ - 2018 census data 


Industry trends in Whangarei

  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Agriculture
  • Forestry
  • Aquaculture

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