DemographicsDarling Heights is approximately 6.03 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Darling Heights was 5192. The population is 51% male and 49% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Darling Heights are $1400 to $1799. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $275 to $349.
DescriptionDarling Heights is an outer southern suburb of Toowoomba, Queensland. The Local Government Area for Darling Heights is the Toowoomba Region. Darling Heights lies on the southern edge of the city, on the west ridge. The land falls away steeply to the west toward Drayton, the slope being occupied by detached bungalow housing with an admixture of larger homes, duplexes and small blocks of units. Most of these dwellings are less than 10 years old, the area having previously been mostly horse paddocks, of which few remain. The homes and businesses in the western part of Darling Heights are considered part of Drayton. To the east, the upper valley of West Creek forms the suburb of Kearneys Spring, the western part of which is considered part of Darling Heights by many people. The southern part of the Darling Heights is an area of acreage blocks and small farms. To the north lies the suburb of Harristown.