Hamilton, New Zealand
|— Metropolitan Aurie —|
|Lake Rotoroa / Waikato River|
|Eik-name(s): Hamiltron, The Tron. H-Town, Previously: Cowtown, The Fountain City|
|Territorial authority||Hamilton Ceety|
|- Mayor||Julie Hardaker|
|- Deputy Mayor||Gordon Chesterman|
|- Territorial||98 km2 (37.8 sq mi)|
|Indwallers (June 2012 estimate)148,200 for the territorial authority (June 2012 estimates).|
|- Densitie||1,512.2/km2 (3,916.7/sq mi)|
|Time zone||NZST (UTC+12)|
|- Simmer (DST)||NZDT (UTC+13)|
|Local iwi||Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Raukawa, Tainui|
Hamilton (Kirikiriroa in Māori) is the centre o New Zealand's fourth lairgest urban area, an Hamilton City is the kintras's seventh lairgest territorial authority. Hamilton is in the Waikato Region o the North Island, approximately 130 km (80 mi) sooth o Auckland. It sits at a major road an rail nexus in the centre o the Waikato basin, on both banks of the Waikato River.
Sister ceeties 
- Spratt, Amanda (12 March 2006). 'Boring' Hamilton: wish you were here?. New Zealand Herald. Retrieved on 19 Mairch 2009. .
- Hamilton west of the river, Hamilton west of the river
- Subnational population estimates at 30 June 2012. Statistics New Zealand (23 October 2012). Retrieved on 23 October 2012. . Also Infoshare; Group: Population Estimates - DPE; Table: Estimated Resident Population for Urban Areas, at 30 June (1996+) (Annual-Jun). Statistics New Zealand (19 December 2012). Retrieved on 23 October 2012. .
- Ilustre Municipalidad de Chillán: Hamilton, sister of Chillán.