Nelson is a unitary authority found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 46,437 people, it is the 13th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
Nelson gained its current status as a unitary authority in the year 1989. The government of Nelson is lead by Rachel Reese and is based in the unitary authority capital of Nelson (Population: 59,200).
Nelson Unitary authority - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Unitary authority|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||Nelson (Population: 59,200)|
|Head of Government||Rachel Reese|
|Total Area||445 sq km (172 sq miles)|
|Population Density||104.4 sq km (270.3 sq miles)|