North Ward is home to the beachside area known as The Strand, which overlooks Magnetic Island. The land is mostly flat at close to sea level except for Stanton Hill in the south of the locality () which rises to 60 metres.
Approximate Size: 2 square kilometres
Average property Value: $525,00
Approximate Population: 6,000
Local School Catchment
Pre-Schools: Bo Peep Child Care Centre, Kennedy Place Child Care Centre, Mike Reynolds Early Childhood Centre
Primary Schools: Townsville Central State School, St Joseph's School
Secondary Schools: Townsville Grammar School, St Patrick's College
Shopping Centres: North Ward Shopping Centre and multiple corner shops
Data as of August 2017 - Aquired from RPData & Onthehouse.