Wights Mountain, Queensland

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Wights Mountain
Wights Mountain is located in Queensland
Wights Mountain
Wights Mountain
Coordinates 27°23′45″S 152°50′38″E / 27.39583°S 152.84389°E / -27.39583; 152.84389Coordinates: 27°23′45″S 152°50′38″E / 27.39583°S 152.84389°E / -27.39583; 152.84389
Population 725 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4520
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Ferny Grove
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Wights Mountain:
Highvale Samford Valley Samford Valley
Highvale Wights Mountain Camp Mountain
Jolly Lookout Jolly Lookout Camp Mountain

Wights Mountains is a rural suburb in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia 19 km from Brisbane.


In the 2011 census, Wights Mountain recorded a population of 725 people, 50.3% female and 49.7% male.[1] The median age of the Wights Mountain population was 41 years, 4 years above the national median of 37. 75.2% of people living in Wights Mountain were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 8.6%, New Zealand 2.5%, Canada 1.2%, United States of America 1.1%, Switzerland 1.1%. 93.5% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.8% German, 0.6% Hindi, 0.4% French, 0.4% Cantonese, 0.4% Italian.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Wights Mountain (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014.