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Top Cities in New Zealand by Population (2013)

Rank City 2013 Population (est)
1Auckland417,910
2Wellington381,900
3Christchurch363,926
4Manukau City362,000
5Waitakere208,100
6North Shore207,865
7Hamilton152,641
8Dunedin114,347
9Tauranga110,338
10Lower Hutt101,194
11Palmerston North75,996
12Rotorua65,901
13Hastings61,696
14Nelson59,200
15Napier56,787
16Mangere55,266
17Porirua50,914
18Whangarei50,900
19New Plymouth49,168
20Invercargill47,287
21Wanganui40,268
22Upper Hutt38,400
23Gisborne34,274
24Ashburton30,100
25Papakura28,010
26Timaru28,007
27Blenheim26,550
28Paraparaumu25,263
29Taupo22,469
30Pukekohe East21,438
31Masterton20,698
32Levin19,789
33Whakatane18,602
34Taradale16,599
35Cambridge15,192
36Tokoroa14,277
37Richmond14,000
38Oamaru13,000
39Gore12,108
40Hawera11,068
41Takanini10,870
42Queenstown10,442
43Kaiapoi10,200
44Greymouth9,419
45Pakuranga8,907
46Waiuku7,555
47Motueka7,485
48Thames7,136
49Kawerau6,702
50Petone6,609
51Papatowai6,593
52Waitara6,318
53Matamata6,306
54Otaki6,086
55Kerikeri5,654
56Ngaruawahia5,106
57Rothesay Bay5,000
58Foxton4,780
59Dargaville4,672
60Waihi4,619
61Rosebank4,551
62Murrays Bay4,500
63Balclutha4,441
64Wanaka4,428
65Tamaki4,263
66Wairoa4,260
67Whangamata4,253
68Opotiki4,044
69Paeroa3,994
70Brooklyn3,855
71Wiri3,768
72Kelburn3,642
73Westport3,629
74Warkworth3,441
75Turangi3,401
76Hokitika3,401
77Whitianga3,367
78Titirangi3,330
79Katikati3,232
80Rolleston3,124
81Woodend3,059
82Picton3,000
83Ruakaka2,916
84Raglan2,863
85Waimate North2,799
86Tinwald2,703
87Otorohanga2,673
88Red Hill2,556
89Kingston2,460
90Muriwai Beach2,402
91Eltham2,235
92Lincoln2,235
93Winton2,193
94Kaikoura2,172
95Arrowtown2,151
96Te Anau2,074
97Waihi Beach2,014
98Milton2,009
99Wellsford1,986
100Paihia1,944
101Bluff1,938
102Waipawa1,899
103Murupara1,876
104Mapua1,819
105Bulls1,781
106Oxford1,776
107Taipa1,731
108Castlepoint1,686
109Brightwater1,677
110Wakefield1,663
111Moerewa1,662
112Riverton1,651
113Edgecumbe1,642
114Darfield1,593
115Tairua1,588
116Coromandel1,502
117Opunake1,495
118Kawakawa1,399
119Parakai1,390
120Ngunguru1,358
121Waiouru1,347
122Patea1,286
123Leeston1,272
124Burnham1,239
125Methven1,236
126Takaka1,223
127Portobello1,200
128Pleasant Point1,187
129Te Kauwhata1,174
130Ngatea1,151
131Amberley1,105
132Ahipara1,093
133Maketu1,083
134Rakaia1,043
135Maungatapere1,007
136Waitangi300