QuickStats About Merrilands

See also 2013 Census QuickStats about a place



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 2,787 people usually live in Merrilands. This is an increase of 60 people, or 2.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Merrilands has 2.7 percent of Taranaki Region's population.

Population of Merrilands and Taranaki Region, 2006 Census
 MerrilandsTaranaki Region
Male1,28451,144
Female1,50652,983
Total2,787104,124

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Number of occupied dwellings counted

  • There are 1,131 occupied dwellings in Merrilands.
  • For Taranaki Region as a whole, there are 40,461 occupied dwellings.

Note: This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals, and values for the same data may vary in different text, tables and graphs. For areas with small populations, the data may not look as expected because of this rounding.