The city centre community is made up of a diverse range of people who live here or come for work, study, shopping or leisure.
- 36,460 residents*
- 146,60 workers*
Working for 14,958 businesses of all types and sizes
- 56,388 university students**
Boosting the city’s daytime population and adding vibrancy
* Infometrics Auckland CBD Economic Profile, 2022 figures, accessed 2 August 2023
** Domestic full-time student totals from AUT and University of Auckland annual reports 2022
Further information about the people who live within the Heart of the City boundary can be found in Statistics NZ’s Auckland census data. Get the closest to our boundary by adding together three city centre consensus area units – Auckland Central East, Auckland Central West and Auckland Harbourside.