Southland is a regional council found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 93,339 people, it is the 11th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
Southland gained its current status as a regional council in the year 1989. The government of Southland is lead by Ali Timms and is based in the regional council capital of Invercargill (Population: 47,287).
Southland Regional council - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Regional council|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||Invercargill (Population: 47,287)|
|Head of Government||Ali Timms|
|Total Area||34,347 sq km (13,261 sq miles)|
|Population Density||2.7 sq km (7.0 sq miles)|