The size of Bar Beach is approximately 0.5 square kilometres. It has 3 parks covering nearly 10.9% of total area. The population of Bar Beach in 2011 was 1,124 people. By 2016 the population was 1,236 showing a population growth of 10.0% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Bar Beach is 20-29 years. Households in Bar Beach are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying over $4000 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Bar Beach work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 40.4% of the homes in Bar Beach were owner-occupied compared with 50.7% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $1,250,000.