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Regional council of Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Location of regional council of Manawatu-Wanganui on a map

Manawatu-Wanganui is a regional council found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 222,669 people, it is the 6th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.

Manawatu-Wanganui gained its current status as a regional council in the year 1989. The government of Manawatu-Wanganui is lead by Bruce Gordon and is based in the regional council capital of Palmerston North (Population: 75,996).

Manawatu-Wanganui Regional council - Quick Facts

Country New Zealand
Region Type Regional council
ISO Code NZ_MWT
Time Zone NZST
Year of Establishment 1989
Capital Palmerston North (Population: 75,996)
Head of Government Bruce Gordon
Total Population 222,669
Total Area 22,215 sq km (8,577 sq miles)
Population Density 10.0 sq km (26.0 sq miles)
This page was last modified on July 24, 2015.

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