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Places in New Zealand

Find information on almost all places in New Zealand. Whether you are looking for information on regions in New Zealand or information on cities and places in New Zealand, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about New Zealand at a glance

New Zealand is a sovereign country on the continent of Oceania. New Zealand covers a total area of 268,680.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 4,252,277 people.

The capital of New Zealand is Wellington (Wellington) with a population of 381,900 people.

Facts and figures about New Zealand
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
New ZealandNZ268,680.0 km24,252,277 people15.8

Population density in New Zealand
Population density
15.8 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in New Zealand
New Zealand: Very low population density

Compare the facts and figures of New Zealand with other countries in Oceania.

Map of New Zealand

Map of New Zealand

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Information on New Zealand

Information on New Zealand
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
New ZealandNew ZealandNZSovereign country17 Wellington WellingtonOceania

Time in New Zealand

Time in New Zealand
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 1:21pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 12:21pmUTC +14.0Pacific/Auckland

Currency in New Zealand

Currency in New Zealand
CurrencyAbbreviation
DollarNZD

Languages in New Zealand

Languages in New Zealand
Languages
English, Maori

Neighbouring countries of New Zealand

Neighbouring countries of New Zealand
Neighbouring countries
none

Telecommunication in New Zealand

Telecommunication in New Zealand
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+64.nz

Latitude & Longitude of New Zealand

Latitude & Longitude of New Zealand
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map42°00'00.0"S (-42.0000000°)174°00'00.0"E (174.0000000°)

Regions in New Zealand

Regions in New Zealand
Regions
There are 17 primary administrative regions in New Zealand. Have a closer look at the regions in New Zealand.

Largest places in New Zealand

There are 41 places in New Zealand with a population of more than 10,000 people.
Largest places in New Zealand
PlaceNoPopulation
Auckland Auckland1.417,910
Wellington Wellington2.381,900
Christchurch Christchurch3.363,926
Manukau City Manukau City4.362,000
Waitakere Waitakere5.208,100
Hamilton Hamilton6.152,641
Dunedin Dunedin7.114,347
Tauranga Tauranga8.110,338
Lower Hutt Lower Hutt9.101,194
Palmerston North Palmerston North10.75,996
Rotorua Rotorua11.65,901
Hastings Hastings12.61,696
Nelson Nelson13.59,200
Napier Napier14.56,787
Mangere Mangere15.55,266
Porirua Porirua16.50,914
Whangarei Whangarei17.50,900
New Plymouth New Plymouth18.49,168
Invercargill Invercargill19.47,287
Wanganui Wanganui20.40,268
Upper Hutt Upper Hutt21.38,400
Gisborne Gisborne22.34,274
Ashburton Ashburton23.30,100
Papakura Papakura24.28,010
Timaru Timaru25.28,007
Blenheim Blenheim26.26,550
Paraparaumu Paraparaumu27.25,263
Taupo Taupo28.22,469
Pukekohe East Pukekohe East29.21,438
Masterton Masterton30.20,698
Levin Levin31.19,789
Whakatane Whakatane32.18,602
Cambridge Cambridge33.15,192
Tokoroa Tokoroa34.14,277
Richmond Richmond35.14,000
Oamaru, Waitaki District Oamaru, Waitaki District36.13,000
Gore Gore37.12,108
Hawera Hawera38.11,068
Takanini Takanini39.10,870
Queenstown Queenstown40.10,442
Kaiapoi Kaiapoi41.10,200

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Countries or territories in connection with New Zealand

There are 3 countries or territories connected with New Zealand.
Countries or territories in connection with New Zealand
Countries or territories
Cook Islands, Niue, Tokelau

External sources of information on New Zealand

New Zealand on Wikipedia

Search places in New Zealand by name

Enter the name of the place you are looking for in New Zealand in the search box and click on the button "Search". A few moments later, you will see all related search results of places in New Zealand.

Search places in New Zealand by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in New Zealand by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in New Zealand. All places in New Zealand starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in New Zealand.

Follow the hierarchy in New Zealand

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Oceania, over a region in New Zealand to a certain place or city in New Zealand, as all places and cities in New Zealand are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.