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Masterton District Council

Council mapCarterton District South Wairarapa District Tararua District Masterton District Upper Hutt City Hutt City Porirua City Kapiti Coast District Wellington City Manawatu-Wanganui Region

Phone: (06) 370 6300
E-mail: mdc@mstn.govt.nz
Web site: www.mstn.govt.nz

Mayor: Lyn Patterson
Councillors in 2013: 10 (excluding Mayor)
Council employees in 2012: 76


Key financial statistics 2012

$ (in thousands)Masterton DistrictMedian for all PROVINCIAL councilsNew Zealand
Public Equity 668,428 1,085,510 111,871,747
Operating Revenue 31,573 67,356 7,756,672
Operating Expenditure 33,036 72,160 8,415,446
Capital Expenditure 30,226 30,477 3,730,074
Rates Revenue 22,664 44,683 4,511,690

Source: Local Authority Financial Statistics, Statistics New Zealand

The financial profile pages for this council contains more detailed information.

The Council's current long-term plan and annual report may be available from its website: www.mstn.govt.nz

Community statistics as at the 2013 census

Usually resident population - 2013 Census 23,352
Usually resident population - 2006 Census 22,626
Change from 2006 to 2013 (All NZ: 5.3%)3.2%
Land Area km2 (not incl. inland waters or oceanic areas) - 2014 2,300
People per km2 (All NZ: 15.9)10.2
Median personal income - 2013 Census 25,300

Source:
Census, Statistics New Zealand

View more QuickStats about the Masterton District on the Statistics New Zealand website.


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