Korokoro - Petone Central - Wilford
About the forecast areas
The 2017 population forecast for Korokoro - Petone Central - Wilford is 5,831, and is forecast to grow to 7,039 by 2043.
Korokoro - Petone Central - Wilford is bounded by the locality of Maungaraki, Wakefield Street and the railway line in the north, the Hutt River in the east, Jackson Street, Nelson Street and Wellington Harbour in the south, and Wellington City in the west. Korokoro is named from a word meaning 'throat'. Petone Central is named from the word 'Pito-one', with 'Pito' meaning 'end' and 'one' meaning 'sandy beach'. Petone was originally known as Britannia.