Place:Drayton, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

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NameDrayton
TypeSuburb
Coordinates27.6°S 151.915°E
Located inToowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Drayton is an outer southwestern suburb of Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Its local government area is the Toowoomba Region. At the 2016 Australian Census, the suburb recorded a population of 1,710.[1] It was first substantial settlement on the Darling Downs, initially being established in 1842. The nearby township of Toowoomba expanded more rapidly than Drayton, and in the 1860s the centre of population shifted to Toowoomba, leaving Drayton as a southwestern suburb.

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