Unsworth Heights

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Unsworth Heights
Basic information
Local authority Auckland Council
Population 5,169 (2006)
Surrounds
North Rosedale
Northeast Sunset North
East The Palms
Southeast Glenfield North
South Bayview
Southwest Cuthill
West Chester Park
Northwest North Harbour

Unsworth Heights is a suburb of North Shore, one of several cities in the Auckland metropolitan area in northern New Zealand. New Zealand State Highway 18 (Upper Harbour Highway) passes to the north of the suburb, and the Albany Highway to the south. The two routes intersect just to the west of Unsworth Heights. Unsworth Reserve is to the east.[1]

The population of the Unsworth Heights statistical area was 5,169 in the 2006 census, an increase of 549 from 2001. The statistical area includes The Palms and Meadowood.[2]

Education[edit]

Westminster Christian School is a coeducational full primary school (years 1-8), with a decile rating of 9 and a roll of 189.[3] The school was established in 1981[4] and integrated into the state system in July 1998.[5] The school also provided secondary education until 2000.[6]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Gregory's Auckland & Surrounds Street Directory (3rd ed.). 2008. map 56. ISBN 978-0-7319-2048-8. 
  2. ^ Quickstats about Unsworth Heights
  3. ^ Te Kete Ipurangi schools database: Westminster Christian School
  4. ^ "Westminster Christian School". Retrieved 2009-04-16. 
  5. ^ "Education Review Office Report - Westminster Christian School". Education Review Office. May 1999. 
  6. ^ "Education Review Office Report - Westminster Christian School". Education Review Office. February 2001. 

Coordinates: 36°45′26″S 174°42′40″E / 36.75722°S 174.71111°E / -36.75722; 174.71111