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Williams Domain

About the profile areas

The 2013 population for Williams Domain is 2,136, with a population density of 16.94 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Williams Domain is bounded by Eastown Road and the railway line in the north and east, Wakefield Street and Duncan Street in the south, and the Whanganui River in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates primarily from the late 1800s. Significant development occurred during the early 1900s. The population and dwelling stock were relatively stable from the mid 1990s.

Land use

Williams Domain is an established residential area, with some industrial areas along Eastown Road.

Major features

Major features of the area include Williams Domain, Riverland Family Park, Wanganui East Pool, Whanganui Riverbank Walkway and one school.