|General||Auckland is located in the northern part of the North Island in New Zealand. With over one million residents, Auckland is the biggest metropolitan area in the country and accounts for 31% of New Zealand?s population.
Auckland was ranked number four on the 2010 Mercer Quality of Living Survey and was ranked 10 on the World?s Most Livable Cities list. Auckland was also named an Alpha World City.
Auckland is located the Pacific Ocean and the Tasman Sea. Auckland is one of very few cities to have a harbor in two different major bodies of water. Due to the many yachts that reside in the Waitemta Harbor and Hauraki Gulf Auckland is also called the ?City of Sails?.
Auckland was built on the Auckland Volcanic Field which is made up of around 48 different volcanoes. While each of the individual volcanoes are extinct the field itself is not. It is due to this fact that Auckland is also known as the ?City of Volcanoes?.
Auckland has the biggest Polynesian population in the world. In fact, for a number of Polynesian island nations, there are more Polynesians who live in Auckland than in their native homeland. In addition to the large Polynesian population, there are also other expatriates who come to settle in Auckland. There is a large group people from England and Ireland who live in Auckland. A big number of Pacific Islanders and Asians have also migrated to Auckland.
The indigenous people from New Zealand are the M?ori. Over the past 60 years many of them have immigrated to Auckland from their tribal villages. The M?ori make up over 11% of Auckland?s population and most have been able to completely integrate into the urban culture. Although many of the M?ori speak English, in 1987 New Zealand made native M?ori an official language of the country.|
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