The size of Carey Park is approximately 4 square kilometres. It has 8 parks covering nearly 14.5% of total area. The population of Carey Park in 2011 was 5,037 people. By 2016 the population was 5,148 showing a population growth of 2.2% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Carey Park is 20-29 years. Households in Carey Park are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1400 - $1799 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Carey Park work in a labourer occupation. In 2011, 50.9% of the homes in Carey Park were owner-occupied compared with 51.8% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $242,750.