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Thames-Coromandel District Council

Council mapRotorua District Rotorua District South Waikato District Hamilton City Waipa District Otorohanga District Taupo District Waikato District Matamata-Piako District Hauraki District Waitomo District Thames-Coromandel District Hawkes Bay Region Manawatu-Wanganui Region Bay of Plenty Region Taranaki Region Auckland Region

Phone: (07) 868 0200
Web site:

Mayor: Sandra Goudie
Councillors in 2016: 8 (excluding Mayor)
Council employees in 2018: 203

Key financial statistics 2018

$ (in thousands)Thames-Coromandel DistrictMedian for all PROVINCIAL councilsNew Zealand
Public Equity 1,435,460 1,435,460 123,568,227
Operating Revenue 80,217 80,473 9,879,372
Operating Expenditure 83,232 86,697 10,292,961
Capital Expenditure 26,814 42,682 4,887,998
Rates Revenue 61,104 55,974 5,815,327

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:

Community statistics as at the 2013 census

Usually resident population - 2013 Census 26,181
Usually resident population - 2006 Census 25,941
Change from 2006 to 2013 (All NZ: 5.3%)0.9%
Land Area km2 (not incl. inland waters or oceanic areas) - 2014 2,207
People per km2 (All NZ: 15.9)11.9
Median personal income - 2013 Census (All NZ: $28,500) 23,200

Census, Statistics New Zealand

View more QuickStats about the Thames-Coromandel District on the Statistics New Zealand website.

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