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Estimated Resident Population,
Masterton District
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Masterton District 2016, Masterton District: 24,600 2015, Masterton District: 24,400 2014, Masterton District: 24,200 2013, Masterton District: 24,100 2012, Masterton District: 24,100 2011, Masterton District: 24,000 2010, Masterton District: 23,700 2009, Masterton District: 23,500 2008, Masterton District: 23,300 2007, Masterton District: 23,200 2006, Masterton District: 23,200 2005, Masterton District: 23,300 2004, Masterton District: 23,300 2003, Masterton District: 23,300 2002, Masterton District: 23,300 2001, Masterton District: 23,200 2000, Masterton District: 23,200 1999, Masterton District: 23,200 1998, Masterton District: 23,300 1997, Masterton District: 23,300 1996, Masterton District: 23,300
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  Masterton District Wellington Region New Zealand
Median Age 42.8 37.2 38.0
Average household size 2.39 2.60 2.66
Couples with children 35% 42% 41%
Households with a mortgage 31% 33% 32%
Medium and high density housing 10% 23% 17%
Households renting 26% 31% 29%
Public transport (to work) 2% 14% 4%
Walked, jogged, cycled to work 8% 12% 8%
Higher degree 3% 9% 6%
Māori descent 20% 14% 16%
Overseas born 11% 24% 24%
Low income households 26% 16% 19%
Unemployed 7.3% 7.2% 7.1%
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