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Sefton
Anglers Arms Tavern in Sefton
Anglers Arms Tavern in Sefton
Country  New Zealand
Region Canterbury
Territorial authority Waimakariri District
Electorates Kaikoura
Te Tai Tonga (Maori electorate)
Population
 (2013)
 • Total 627
Time zone UTC+12 (NZST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+13 (NZDT)
Postcode
7472
Area code(s) 03

Sefton is a small populated area in the Waimakariri District, New Zealand, about 23 miles from Christchurch.

In 1886, it had a census population of 276 and was a station on the Christchurch Ashley line. In 1891 it had a population of 390, of which 202 were male and 188 were female. In the 2013 census, the population was 627.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop. ±%
1886 276 —    
1891 390 +41.3%
1901 620 +59.0%
2001 498 −19.7%
2006 582 +16.9%
2013 627 +7.7%
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