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Mount Lewis

About the profile areas

The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Mount Lewis is 1,197, with a population density of 38.94 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Mount Lewis is bounded by Old Kent Road in the north, Waterloo Road in the east, Wattle Street in the south, and Hillcrest Avenue in the west.

Name origin

Mount Lewis is named after the highest point in the area.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s. Population was minimal until the 1930s. Significant development occurred during the post-war years. The population increased slightly from the mid 1990s as new dwellings were added to the area.

Land use

Mount Lewis is an established residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Mount Lewis Reserve, Salamander Reserve and one school.