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Welbourn
Basic information
Local authority New Plymouth
Population 1,698 (2006)
Surrounds
North Strandon
Northeast Merrilands
Southeast Highlands Park
Southwest Brooklands
West Brooklands
Northwest New Plymouth centre

Welbourn (often misspelled Welbourne) is a suburb of New Plymouth, in the western North Island of New Zealand. It is located to the southeast of the city centre. Te Henui Stream runs through the suburb and State Highway 3 forms its western boundary.

The population was 1,698 in the 2006 Census, a decrease of 60 from 2001.

The suburb began as a railway settlement.

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