The central city provides the focus for economic, social and cultural activities that are important for economic growth and a strong city. The central city area of Christchurch is also referred to as the Four Avenues, which is based on the roads around the edge of the central city.
In June 2018, the Central City had an estimated 6200 residents.
At February 2017, the Central City contained 3,900 businesses employing 35,000 employees.
Reasons for visiting, what visitors do, and perceptions of the Central City
Well designed urban spaces, places, buildings and networks are essential building blocks for successful towns and cities