Profile of Waipā

Profile of WaipāWaipā is a growing, vibrant district with a resident population of around 53,000. With the main settlements of Cambridge and Te Awamutu, we are also home to small prosperous towns full of opportunity and innovative thinkers.

Our district boasts a rich agricultural base dominated by dairy farming, supported by sheep and beef, thoroughbred horse studs, deer farming, fruit production and supported by high technology manufacturing. ​Waipā​ is regarded as 'the home of champions' thanks in part to the many 'carded' high performance athletes who live here, and our history of equine studs in the area.

At a glance​

Waipā​ At A Glance - economy

Waipā​ At A Glance - population / standard of living

Annual economic profile

Our Annual Economic Profile covers standard of living, population, businesses, productivity, employment, and gross domestic product.

Page reviewed: 21 Nov 2018 3:44pm