Bayside Council Community Profile
The Bayside population is around 178,000 residents, growing at over 2% per year.
Learn about our diversity and how our community is changing over time.
Bayside is a cultural mix of communities from Australia and all over the world. The Local Government Area stretches over 29 suburbs, with a population of around 178,000 people. This is projected to increase to around 209,000 people in 2031. 47% of the community were born in Australia and 1% of these are indigenous. 73.7% are Australian citizens.
The area has an emerging identity and a future filled with promise and opportunity. If you would like to learn more about our community, Profile ID is a community resource available for accessing demographic and economic data.
Profile ID uses data from the 2016, 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing to create a detailed profile of the Bayside Local Government Area.
This information is presented in a user-friendly and interactive way and is useful to those planning services or looking to apply for funding, as well as anyone with an interest in our community.