Tamworth, also known as the "First City of Lights" due to it being the first place in Australia to operate electric street lighting in 1888, straddles the Peel River in northern New South Wales. Roughly half way between Sydney and Brisbane, Tamworth is an inland town famous for its country music and equine industry. Covering an area of around 490km2, Tamworth offers its residents a temperate climate, relaxed atmosphere, and good residential real estate options.
With over 300,000 hectares of agricultural land, Tamworth is known for farming livestock, grain and dairy. Equine and horse events are also a popular industry in Tamworth: Home to the headquarters of three major equine associations and the newly opened $30 million Australian Equine Events Centre, Tamworth truly is the horse capital of Australia. In addition to the bustling culture of horse racing, Tamworth is also home to the Country Music Festival, the second largest of its kind globally.
Property Overview for Tamworth
Almost half of the residential properties in Tamworth are detached homes, with units making up almost a quarter and other dwelling types at around 30%. There is plenty to choose from if searching for Tamworth real estate, from grand residences with 5 bedrooms located just outside town, to comfortable living in the city, there's a good mix of family properties with affordable pricing. Median property prices vary, but around $370,000 will buy an average slice of Tamworth real estate in a good location.
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