The size of Doncaster East is approximately 10.9 square kilometres. It has 37 parks covering nearly 8.4% of total area. The population of Doncaster East in 2011 was 27,046 people. By 2016 the population was 28,375 showing a population growth of 4.9% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Doncaster East is 50-59 years. Households in Doncaster East are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying $1800 - $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Doncaster East work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 77.3% of the homes in Doncaster East were owner-occupied compared with 74.5% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $1,384,500.