Upper Cannons Creek
About the forecast areas
The 2017 population forecast for Upper Cannons Creek is 3,637, and is forecast to fall to 3,471 by 2043.
Upper Cannons Creek is bounded by Kenepuru Stream in the north, Bothamley Park and Driver Crescent in the east, Belmont Regional Park in the south, and to the west by Cannons Creek North. Cannons Creek is named after the creek that flows from Cannons Head (hill) named after William Cannon who arrived in Wellington in the 1850s. Streets are mainly named after royal ships operating on the west coast in the early 1840s, English Counties or figures from Greek mythology.