The size of Burpengary East is approximately 29.9 square kilometres. It has 27 parks covering nearly 9% of total area. The population of Burpengary East in 2011 was 5,761 people. By 2016 the population was 6,430 showing a population growth of 11.6% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Burpengary East is 40-49 years. Households in Burpengary East are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1800 – $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Burpengary East work in a trades occupation. In 2011, 90.6% of the homes in Burpengary East were owner-occupied compared with 86.7% in 2016.