Tighes Hill

Newcastle - NSW 2297

Tighes Hill is a suburb located in the city of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. It falls under the postcode 2297. Tighes Hill is situated approximately 4 kilometers west of the Newcastle central business district and is bordered by the suburbs of Islington, Maryville, Mayfield, and Carrington. The suburb is primarily residential, with a mix of housing types including detached houses, townhouses, and some apartment buildings.

Key Demographics of Tighes Hill



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Median Sales Price of Units & Apartments


Median Rental Return of Houses

$580 per week

Median Rental Return of Units & Apartments

$380 per week

Is Tighes Hill NSW a good suburb?

Tighes Hill was named after a prominent early settler, William Tigh, who arrived in the area in the mid-1800s. The suburb was established around the same time, with residential development starting in the late 19th century. Today, Tighes Hill is known for its convenient location close to Newcastle’s amenities and its community-oriented atmosphere. The suburb offers easy access to various services, schools, parks, and recreational facilities. It is also within proximity to the Newcastle Foreshore, Honeysuckle precinct, and popular beaches, providing residents with opportunities for outdoor activities and leisure. Tighes Hill continues to evolve and attract residents due to its convenient location, historical charm, and community spirit.

Schools near Tighes Hill

Tighes Hill has school within its boundaries. Tighes Hill Public School is a is a Coeducation primary school, serving years K-6.

Tighes Hill Properties For Rent

We have a number of properties available for rent in the Tighes Hill area or surrounding suburbs. 

FAQs About Living in Tighes Hill NSW

Tighes Hill is part of the local government area (LGA) known as the City of Newcastle.

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