Hamilton, New Zealand
|Nickname(s): Hamiltron, The Tron. H-Town, Previously: Cowtown, The Fountain City|
Location o the Hamilton Territorial Authority
|Territorial authority||Hamilton Ceety|
|• Mayor||Julie Hardaker|
|• Deputy Mayor||Gordon Chesterman|
|• Territorial||98 km2 (38 sq mi)|
|Population (June 2017)165,400 for the territorial authority (June 2017s).|
|• Density||1,700/km2 (4,400/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.
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References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Spratt, Amanda (12 March 2006). "'Boring' Hamilton: wish you were here?". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 2009-03-19.
- Hamilton west of the river, Hamilton west of the river
- "Subnational Population Estimates: At 30 June 2017 (provisional)". Statistics New Zealand. 24 October 2017. Retrieved 24 October 2017. For urban areas, "Subnational population estimates (UA, AU), by age and sex, at 30 June 1996, 2001, 2006-16 (2017 boundary)". Statistics New Zealand. 24 October 2017. Retrieved 24 October 2017.
- Ilustre Municipalidad de Chillán: Hamilton, sister of Chillán.
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