At the ABS 2006 census, Currambine had a population of 6,655 people living in 2,237 dwellings. The ABS reported that Currambine's workforce, like many northern coastal suburbs, was divided almost evenly between the three major occupation types - clerical and service workers; professionals and managers; and tradespersons and labourers.
Currambine is a residential suburb, and is served by the Currambine Market Place shopping centre at its southwestern corner, which also includes a cinema. The southeastern part of the suburb contains 5 holes of the 27-hole Joondalup Golf Course, part of the Joondalup Resort complex based in neighbouring Connolly. The suburb also contains two primary schools, one public (1997) and one private (Currambine Catholic Primary School), and the suburb is within Ocean Reef Senior High School's catchment area.