The size of Waurn Ponds is approximately 23.2 square kilometres. The population of Waurn Ponds in 2011 was 3,996 people. By 2016 the population was 5,036 showing a population growth of 26.0% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Waurn Ponds is 20-29 years. Households in Waurn Ponds are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying $1800 - $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Waurn Ponds work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 82.1% of the homes in Waurn Ponds were owner-occupied compared with 75.8% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $650,000.