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New Windsor
Basic information
Local authority Auckland Council
Surrounds
North Mt Albert
East Mt Roskill
South Blockhouse Bay
West Avondale

New Windsor, founded in 1865, is a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand. It is located 10 kilometres from central Auckland, on the border to the former Waitakere City part of the city, between Mount Albert, Blockhouse Bay, Mt Roskill and Avondale. It is approximately 1.3 km² in size.

The population of the New Windsor area unit was 5,787 at the 2001 census, with 2,913 males and 2,874 females. The age of the population is distributed with 21.3% under 15 and 10% over 65. A third of New Windsor's population hold a post-high school qualification.

New Windsor School is the local primary school and caters for around 520 students from Year 0 to Year 6. The Principal is Glenn Bermingham. Local secondary schools are Avondale College and Lynfield College.

Coordinates: 36°54′25″S 174°42′38″E / 36.906911°S 174.710597°E / -36.906911; 174.710597


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