Townsend is a suburb of North Coast, New South
Wales and is about 525 kms north-northeast of
NSW's capital city of Sydney. In the 2011 Australian
census the population of Townsend was 817 when
there were 427 Females and 390 Males living
there. The median age for people living in
Townsend was 42.
Townsend is a small village located in the Far North
Coast area in New South Wales. Townsend, is
under the local government area of Clarence
Valley. Because of its quiet atmosphere
surrounded by bushlands, many families prefer to
settle down in Townsend. The Clarence Valley
Council animal pounds are also located in
Townsend. Locals wishing to give these dogs and
cats homes are encouraged to visit the pound.