Parafield is a suburb approximately 18kms north of the Adelaide CBD. The residential surrounding suburbs include Parafield Airport and Parafield Gardens. The location is bound by Kings Road and Main North Road.
Parafield Falls within the City of Salisbury Council area and they are responsible for maintaining the many parks and waste collection in the area.
Parafield Gardens has a population of 15,317 according to the 2011 census. Its postcode is 5107, the same as Parafield's. The surrounding suburbs around Parafield include Paralowie, Mawson Lakes and Green Fields.