Hastings is a thriving primary sector district, with a new wave of industry and business launching from the solid economic foundations on offer. These industries are making their mark on the world from Hastings.
As the commercial centre for our expansive district, the city area serves the main urban areas of wider Hastings, Flaxmere and Havelock North, as well as a myriad of smaller coastal and rural settlements. Take a look at how the Hastings economy is tracking, using the regional insights below.
- Hastings District Key Figures (PDF | 141 KB)
Hastings City Business Association - Changemaker Series
Hastings City continues to grow, develop and thrive - thanks to the incredible businesses who choose to be here, the developers who create incredible spaces and a supportive and progressive council.
Retail Statistics for Hastings and Havelock North
- Hastings CBD Retail Scene (PDF | 136 KB)
- Havelock North Retail Scene (PDF | 127 KB)
Infometrics Quarterly Report for Year - March 2023