Where to live in Tasmania: How about Longford? LocationLongford is a small town about 20 minutes south west of Launceston. It is also just 7km from the township of Perth. Longford gives you the opportunity to live in a small country town while still being within easy reach of Launceston for work. It has good shops and facilities for your day to day needs. Visit the Northern Midlands Council Key Statistics Property$275,000 – median sale price for houses$280 per week – median rent for houses$190,000 – median sale price for units$260 per week – median rent for units42% – own their home outright31% – are purchasing their home24% – are renting their home Who lives there?4,000 – approximate population37% – homes occupied by couples with children33% – homes occupied by couples without children14% – homes occupied by one person Source: PropertyValue.com.au (4/07/16) Shops and Facilities Shops and ServicesSupermarketPharmacyCafes, restaurants and pubsHardwareHairdressersBanks and ATMsRSL clubLibraryPetrol stationsService Tasmania (Government services centre) RecreationOnly 24km (23 minutes) from Launceston CBD and all facilitiesOnly 7km from Perth township and facilitiesHistoric estates – Woolmers and BrickendonAntique shopsSchoolsLongford Primary School Property ListingsUse the buttons below to start your search for property in Longford and surrounding areas. Even if your move is still a while away, it is worth having a look to see what you get for your money in different suburbs and towns. SEARCH FOR A HOME TO BUY SEARCH FOR A HOME TO RENT Jo (Admin)2016-12-10T16:53:16+00:00July 28th, 2016|Choosing where to live, Evergreen, Launceston and North East Tasmania, Moving to Tasmania, Property in Tasmania, Searching for property|0 Comments Share This Story FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestEmail Related Posts Choosing Where to Live in Tasmania – Part 2 December 6th, 2018 | 0 Comments Searching for Property Online: Pros and Cons November 29th, 2018 | 0 Comments Bruny Island November 22nd, 2018 | 0 Comments Job Searching Tips When Moving to Tasmania November 15th, 2018 | 0 Comments Fresh Fruit and Vegetables in Southern Tasmania – Where the Locals Go November 8th, 2018 | 0 Comments Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.