The size of Whiteside is approximately 15.4 square kilometres. It has 6 parks covering nearly 3.3% of total area. The population of Whiteside in 2011 was 702 people. By 2016 the population was 749 showing a population growth of 6.7% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Whiteside is 60-69 years. Households in Whiteside are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1800 – $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Whiteside work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 92.9% of the homes in Whiteside were owner-occupied compared with 94.2% in 2016.