The size of Ceres is approximately 12.4 square kilometres. It has 1 park covering nearly 0.3% of total area. The population of Ceres in 2011 was 237 people. By 2016 the population was 243 showing a population growth of 2.5% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Ceres is 50-59 years. Households in Ceres are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying $3000 - $3999 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Ceres work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 88.4% of the homes in Ceres were owner-occupied compared with 87.8% in 2016.