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Kleinton
Queensland
Charmaine Court Kleinton.jpg
Charmaine Court, 2014
Population: 710
Postcode: 4352
LGA: Toowoomba Region
State District: Nanango
Federal Division: Groom
Suburbs around Kleinton:
Groomsville Groomsville Geham
Meringandan Kleinton Cabarlah
Meringandan Highfields Cabarlah

Kleinton is a locality in the Toowoomba Region local government area of the Darling Downs in southern Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Cenus Kleinton and surrounds recorded a population of 710.

The area contains three bands of separate land use types. In the south rural residential block have been established. The central area remain vegetated and undeveloped. The northern boundary is aligned with the southern extent of Cooby Dam. This area remains undeveloped but has been cleared of vegetation.

History

StateLibQld 1 196087 Kleinton State School in the Toowoomba District, 1910
Kleinton State School, 1910

The Crows Nest railway line, which operated between 1883 and 1961, had a stop at Kleinton. In February 1911, Kleinton State School began classes. The school closed in 1962.


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