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Wembley Park

About the profile areas

The 2013 population for Wembley Park is 1,587, with a population density of 10.26 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Wembley Park is bounded by Pauls Road and Wembley Park in the north, the locality of Marybank-Gordon Park in the east, the railway line and Eastown Road in the south, and the Whanganui River in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the late 1800s. Significant development occurred during the early 1900s. The population generally declined slightly from the mid 1990s, a result of little change in dwelling stock and a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

Land use

Wembley Park is an established residential and low density residential area.

Major features

A major feature of the area is Wembley Park.