The Townhead area is situated slightly to the north of George Square, and both Glasgow Caledonian University campus and the Glasgow Royal Infirmary is close by. This area also encompasses the Cathedral and the residential area surrounding, Cathedral Square. This area has many buildings of historical interest with the Cathedral and the Necropolis in the area.
There is a lot of affordable residential property in this area, including a large housing estate with a number of high rise and low rise blocks of flats. There are a fair proportion of council tenants in this area. This area offers great low cost city centre living with one bed flats starting at £400pcm, 2 beds from £500pcm and 3 beds from £650pcm.