Mount Holdsworth - Waingawa
About the forecast areas
The 2020 population forecast for Mount Holdsworth - Waingawa is 1,810, and is forecast to grow to 2,212 by 2043.
Mount Holdsworth - Waingawa is bounded by the Masterton District and the Waingawa River in the north-east, Dakins Road, East Taratahi Road, State Highway 2, the locality of Carterton, Lincoln Road, Dalefield Road and State Highway 2 in the south, the Waiohine River in the south-west, and the Kāpiti Coast District in the west. Mount Holdsworth is named after Joseph Godfrey Holdsworth, one of the original surveyors of the Tararua Range. Waingawa is named from Māori words meaning 'a stream of hesitation'.