The size of Golden Beach is approximately 19.8 square kilometres. It has 5 parks covering nearly 34.2% of total area. The population of Golden Beach in 2011 was 1,333 people. By 2016 the population was 310 showing a population decline of 76.7% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Golden Beach is 60-69 years. Households in Golden Beach are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $800 - $999 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Golden Beach work in a labourer occupation. In 2011, 87.3% of the homes in Golden Beach were owner-occupied compared with 75.9% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $270,000.