The estimated population as of 2011 census was 9,664 and the post code of this region is 5125. In addition, the land area of this region covers 28km2. Suburbs which are surrounded by Golden Grove are Salisbury Heights, Salisbury East, Wynn Vale, Greenwith, Surrey Downs, Yatala Vale and Fairview Park.
The suburb experiences a mediterranean climate with warm and sunny weather throughout the year and predominantly the March is the warmest month. In addition to this, the suburb has more than 2500 sunshine hours. However, the suburb brings the rainfall in the winter months from October and November, and the skies are cloudier in winter than summer.
Golden Grove has some lovely and renowned tourist spots such as Goldenfields Reserve, Cobbler Creek Reserve, Adelaide Central Market Tour, Cleland Conservation Park, Lyndoch Lavender Farm & Café, SteamRanger Heritage Railway, Big Rocking Horse etc.