Manawatu Region Selector Data
Manawatu – Whanganui
Located in the lower North Island, Manawatu is heartland New Zealand, offering an authentic Kiwi experience.
The main in the region are Palmerston North, most notable for Massey University. Palmerston has a vibrant, arts and culture scene.
The region’s economy is based on food production and processing, research and education. The region is also home for the New Zealand defence force.
Average household income: $70,400
GDP per capita: $46,318