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Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Far North District
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Far North District 2016, Far North District: 62,000 2015, Far North District: 61,200 2014, Far North District: 61,000 2013, Far North District: 60,600 2012, Far North District: 60,400 2011, Far North District: 60,100 2010, Far North District: 59,600 2009, Far North District: 59,000 2008, Far North District: 58,500 2007, Far North District: 58,100 2006, Far North District: 57,500 2005, Far North District: 57,200 2004, Far North District: 57,000 2003, Far North District: 56,900 2002, Far North District: 56,600 2001, Far North District: 56,400 2000, Far North District: 56,400 1999, Far North District: 56,100 1998, Far North District: 55,800 1997, Far North District: 55,200 1996, Far North District: 54,500
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Subnational Population Estimates – information releases for 30th June 2013 and earlier issues. Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
 2013  Far North District Northland Region New Zealand
Median Age 43.3 42.7 38.0
Average household size 2.53 2.51 2.66
Couples with children 33% 34% 41%
Households with a mortgage 24% 28% 32%
Medium and high density housing 6% 9% 17%
Households renting 25% 26% 29%
Public transport (to work) 0% 0% 4%
Walked, jogged, cycled to work 6% 6% 8%
Higher degree 3% 3% 6%
Māori descent 41% 32% 16%
Overseas born 13% 14% 24%
Low income households 27% 25% 19%
Unemployed 11.5% 9.7% 7.1%
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