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Kohukohu and Hokianga North area

About the forecast areas

The 2017 population forecast for Kohukohu and Hokianga North area is 1,963, and is forecast to fall to 1,819 by 2043.

Kohukohu and Hokianga North area is bounded by the localities of Karikari Peninsula-Maungataniwha and Mangapa-Matauri Bay in the north, the localities of Waihou Valley-Hupara and Hokianga South in the east, Hokianga Harbour in the south, and the Tasman Sea and Whangape Harbour in the west.

Hokianga is named for the area north of Hokianga Harbour, which was named from the Māori word “hokianga” meaning “the circumstance of returning (of Kupe)”.

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