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Tamworth, NSW

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Tamworth Statistics

Location Details
  • Region

    New England North West
  • Population

    33,885
  • Nearest Capital

    413km
  • Nearest Airport

    Tamworth 9km
  • Median House Price

    $340,000
  • April Temp °C
    24 / 11

Tamworth is a city in northeast New South Wales known for the annual Tamworth Country Music Festival, which draws big-name international acts. The Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre on the citys southern outskirts hosts horse-related events. Nearby is the Big Golden Guitar centre with its giant guitar statue, music store and wax museum. The central Tamworth Regional Gallery houses local textiles and art.

Image credit: Tourism Australia

Tamworth
Community

Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Tamworth

Hospital
14
Doctors & Allied Health
50+
Library
6
Post Office
13
Bars & Eateries
50+
Groceries & Convenience
10

Tamworth
Housing

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Comparison to median State house price

-64%
Property in Tamworth

Based on LGA data

Median House Price

$510,000

Rental House Median Price Per Month

$340

Attached Dwelling Median Price

$333,000

Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021], Corelogic [2024]

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    Jobs

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    Jobs in Tamworth

    Based on LGA data

    Median Salary Per Year

    $47,207

    Median Personal Income Per Week

    $1,175

    Median Family Income Per Week

    $753

    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017, 2020]

    Specialist Operator - AELEC Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 19
    Closes: May 10
    Trainee - Sports and Recreation Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 17
    Closes: May 15
    Business Support Officer - Laboratory Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 16
    Closes: Apr 30
    Coordinator Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) and Tamworth Regional Youth Centre (TRYC) Operations (12 Month Contract) Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 13
    Closes: Apr 27
    Trades Assistant Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 12
    Closes: Apr 26
    Public Relations Specialist Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 12
    Closes: Apr 26
    Strategic Planner Opportunities Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 11
    Closes: Apr 25
    Process Engineer (Recycled Water & Wastewater) Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 10
    Closes: Apr 24
    Plumbing Inspector/Building Surveyor Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 10
    Closes: Apr 24
    Graduate Engineer - Water Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Apr 06
    Closes: Apr 27
    Development Assessment Planner (Various) Tamworth Regional Council
    Tamworth, New South Wales Full-time
    Posted: Mar 29
    Closes: Apr 26

    Tamworth
    Education

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    Number of Institutions

    58

    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

    Schools And Universities in Tamworth

    Education within 25KM of Tamworth

    32 Childcare Centres
    centrepoint child care centre
    poppins bush school pty ltd
    esteem kids st nicholas tamworth
    tamworth montessori preschool
    pcyc- out of school hours tamworth
    east year round care
    south year round care
    calrossy preschool
    esteem kids st joseph's west tamworth
    denison street early learning centre
    tamworth family day care
    goodstart early learning tamworth - brisbane street
    nurtureone tamworth children's centre
    milestones early learning centre
    bambini boutique childcare
    st mary's north tamworth preschool
    peter pan preschool kindergarten
    st peter's preschool tamworth
    nido early school tamworth
    st mark's preschool & long day care centre
    poppins playhouse
    milestones early learning (oxv)
    goodstart early learning tamworth south
    esteem kids st edwards tamworth
    janelle street centre
    goodstart early learning calala
    community kids tamworth early education centre
    calrossy anglican school - kookaburra club
    billabong kids central
    tintinhull oshc
    kootingal and district preschool inc - kootingal
    esteem kids kootingal public
    19 Primary Schools
    nemingha public school
    tintinhull public school
    liberty college
    st nicholas' primary school
    carinya christian school tamworth
    tamworth public school
    tamworth west public school
    st joseph's primary school
    st edward's primary school
    tamworth south public school
    kootingal public school
    hillvue public school
    oxley vale public school
    westdale public school
    moonbi public school
    timbumburi public school
    dungowan public school
    duri public school
    attunga public school
    7 High Schools
    farrer memorial agricultural high school
    carinya christian school tamworth
    oxley high school
    tamworth high school
    mccarthy catholic college
    peel high school
    calrossy anglican school

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