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Light is located in South Australia and considered as a statistical area level 2 (SA2). The 2019 population estimate for Light is stated above. The population of Light is collected during censuses, every five years. In the last census in 2016, Light had a population of 8,964 persons. The live population is calculated using growth rate between 2011 and 2016 and national adjustments after 2016.


Light has an area of 1,111.7 square kilometres (km2), which provides a population density of 8 persons in each square kilometre. Below map presents the area and borders of Light.

map of Light


Light is neighbour with 10 suburbs of Gawler - North, Barossa - Angaston, Lyndoch, Mallala, Nuriootpa, Tanunda, Gilbert Valley, Goyder, Wakefield - Barunga West, and Waikerie. The table below shows the population in 2016. Click on the suburbs to see the live population.

Region Area (km2) Population
Mallala 847.9 3,166
Goyder 6,748.2 4,157
Tanunda 17.3 4,547
Gilbert Valley 1,675.4 4,896
Barossa - Angaston 633.9 6,112
Lyndoch 175.8 6,153
Nuriootpa 50.6 6,546
Waikerie 5,557.8 6,608
Gawler - North 145.5 9,200
Wakefield - Barunga West 5,231.2 9,450