West Coast is a regional council found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 32,148 people, it is the 16th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
West Coast gained its current status as a regional council in the year 1989. The government of West Coast is lead by Ross Scarlett and is based in the regional council capital of Greymouth (Population: 9,419).
West Coast Regional council - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Regional council|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||Greymouth (Population: 9,419)|
|Head of Government||Ross Scarlett|
|Total Area||23,336 sq km (9,010 sq miles)|
|Population Density||1.4 sq km (3.6 sq miles)|