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The 2013 population for Delaney is 2,412, with a population density of 12.89 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Delaney is bounded by the locality of Holborn, Logie Street, George Street and Evans Street in the north, Stokes Valley Road and the locality of Manuka in the east, the locality of Naenae North in the south, and the localities of Taita South and Taita North in the west.

Settlement history

European settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s, although population was minimal until the early 1900s. Significant residential development took place during the late 1940s and 1950s. The population and dwelling stock were relatively stable between 1996 and 2013.

Land use

Delaney is an established residential area, with conservation areas in the south and west.

Major features

Major features of the area include Kamahi Park, Delaney Park and one school.