The size of Bilambil is approximately 10 square kilometres. The population of Bilambil in 1996 was 456 people. By 2011 the population was 559 showing a population growth of 22% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Bilambil is 45-54 years. Households in Bilambil are primarily couples with children. In general, people in Bilambil work in a non-specific occupation. In 1996, 63.3% of the homes in Bilambil were owner-occupied compared with 80.9% in 2011.
Bilambil still retains its attractive feel of being a real village full of friendly welcoming locals. Made up of mainly smaller acreage properties and surrounded by larger working farms Bilambil is the ideal acreage area to bring up a family yet still be only minutes to the Coolangatta Kirra and Tweed Heads beaches.