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Townie, eponym of a resident of a town

Townie may refer to:



  • Townie, as in town and gown, a term commonly used in university towns to refer to residents not affiliated with the university or to fraternity or sorority members who live outside the fraternity building (e.g., in dormitories or apartments), versus residents affiliated with the university or to fraternity/sorority members living on campus
  • Townie, an urban youth without the anti-social behavior associated with that term
  • Townie, a slang term for a resident of St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador or surrounding communities in Canada, as opposed to a "Bayman" who hails from more rural areas.
  • Townie, a term used in the Greater Boston area to denote anyone who is a lifelong resident of a specific town, city, or neighborhood

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