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The Downs Co-operative Dairy Association Limited Factory, 2014
North Toowoomba is located in Queensland
North Toowoomba
North Toowoomba
Location in Queensland
Population 2,953 (2016 census)
 • Density 1,480/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4350
Area 2.0 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location 2 km (1 mi) N of Toowoomba
LGA(s) Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s) Toowoomba North
Federal Division(s) Groom
Suburbs around North Toowoomba:
Rockville Harlaxton Mount Lofty
Newtown North Toowoomba Mount Lofty
Newtown Toowoomba City East Toowoomba

North Toowoomba is an urban locality in Toowoomba in the Toowoomba Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, North Toowoomba had a population of 2,953 people.


Toowoomba North Boys State School and Toowoomba North Girls and Infants State School both opened in 1869. In 1937 the two schools were combined to form Toowoomba North State School.

In the 2006 census, North Toowoomba had a population of 3,062 people.

Heritage listings

There are a number of heritage-listed sites in North Toowoomba, including:


Toowoomba North State School is a government co-education primary (P-6) school, located on the south-west corner of Mort and Taylor Streets. In 2015, the school had an enrolment of 157 students with 12 teachers (11 full-time equivalent). However, despite the name, the school is officially within Toowoomba City rather than in North Toowoomba.

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