Taranaki is a regional council found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 109,608 people, it is the 10th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
Taranaki gained its current status as a regional council in the year 1989. The government of Taranaki is lead by Davic MacLeod and is based in the regional council capital of New Plymouth (Population: 49,168).
Taranaki Regional council - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Regional council|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||New Plymouth (Population: 49,168)|
|Head of Government||Davic MacLeod|
|Total Area||7,273 sq km (2,808 sq miles)|
|Population Density||15.1 sq km (39.0 sq miles)|