The size of Canley Heights is approximately 3 km². It has 2 parks covering nearly 2% of the total area. There is 1 school and 2 childcare centres located in Canley Heights. The population of Canley Heights in 2001 was 8,350 people. By 2006 the population was 9,818 showing a population growth of 18% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Canley Heights is 10 – 19 years. Households in Canley Heights are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying between $800.00 – $1000.00 per month on mortgage repayments. In 2001, 61% of the homes in Canley Heights were owner-occupied compared with 66% in 2006. Currently the median sale price of houses in the area is $368,000.