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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 2016: 9 (excluding Mayor)
Council employees in 2016: 82


Key financial statistics 2016

$ (in thousands)Masterton DistrictMedian for all PROVINCIAL councilsNew Zealand
Public Equity 684,170 1,279,498 112,859,570
Operating Revenue 36,688 75,330 8,865,430
Operating Expenditure 38,671 79,071 9,282,110
Capital Expenditure 9,622 29,902 4,264,961
Rates Revenue 26,188 54,069 5,317,234

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 22,623
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 (All NZ: $28,500) 25,300

Source:
Census, Statistics New Zealand

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


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