Northland is a regional council found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 151,689 people, it is the 8th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
Northland gained its current status as a regional council in the year 1989. The government of Northland is lead by Bill Shepherd and is based in the regional council capital of Whangarei (Population: 50,900).
Northland Regional council - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Regional council|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||Whangarei (Population: 50,900)|
|Head of Government||Bill Shepherd|
|Total Area||13,941 sq km (5,383 sq miles)|
|Population Density||10.9 sq km (28.2 sq miles)|