The main road through the suburb, Chittaway Road, has on it a four star motel, service station, and a shopping centre known as Chittaway Centre, it also has a pub called Chittaway Bay Tavern, but more commonly known to locals as "The Tav".
According to the 2016 census of Population, there were 2,028 people in Chittaway Bay.
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.2% of the population.
- 83.1% of people were born in Australia and 90.8% of people spoke only English at home.
- The most common responses for religion were No Religion 26.5%, Anglican 26.0% and Catholic 25.3%.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Chittaway Bay (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 27 October 2018. Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.