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Redwood
ToowoombaQueensland
Warrego Highway from Picnic Point.jpg
Warrego Highway, 2014
Redwood is located in Queensland
Redwood
Redwood
Coordinates 27°34′05″S 151°59′20″E / 27.5680°S 151.9888°E / -27.5680; 151.9888Coordinates: 27°34′05″S 151°59′20″E / 27.5680°S 151.9888°E / -27.5680; 151.9888
Population 170 (2016 census)
 • Density 39.5/km2 (102/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4350
Area 4.3 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location 5 km (3 mi) E of Toowoomba
LGA(s) Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s) Toowoomba North
Federal Division(s) Groom
Suburbs around Redwood:
Mount Lofty Prince Henry Heights Withcott
East Toowoomba Redwood Withcott
Rangeville Rangeville Rangeville

Redwood is a rural locality on the outskirts of Toowoomba in the Toowoomba Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Redwood had a population of 170 people.

Geography

Redwood is located 5 kilometres (3 mi) east of the city centre via Warrego Highway. Half of the suburb's area consists of Redwood Park, after which the suburb was named in 1981; the rest, to the south of the highway, is mostly crown land. The residents of Redwood live along the suburb's boundary with East Toowoomba.

Heritage listings

Glen Alpine
Glen Alpine villa, 2014

The suburb is home to the heritage-listed Glen Alpine villa at 32-36 East Street.

Demographics

In 2006, the locality had a SEIFA score of 1171, placing it ahead of all other localities in the district.

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