General information about Gent
CountryBelgium
Region Flanders VLG
Region 2Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen VOV
Region 3Arrondissement of Ghent 44
Region 4Gent 44021
Population231,493
Time ZoneEurope/Brussels
Cost of living in Gent, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 242 319
Food 256 495
Transportation 33 234
Communications and utilities 80 96
Clothing 29 107
Sports and leisure 23 88
Accommodation in Gent, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre245
Shared room in city centre323
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre483
1 bedroom apartment in city centre588
Coordinates of Gent
Time ZoneEurope/Brussels
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude51.050000000
Longitude3.716670000
Elevation (STRM3)10 m.

Location on map - Gent

Cost of living and prices in Gent

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 16.4 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 65.4 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8.7 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2.4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2.1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.9 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.8 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.7 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.9 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.4 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 14.9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 10.9 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2.3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3.3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 6.5 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.6 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 6.5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2.6 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 41.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 9.2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2.7 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 43.6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.5 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 20,714.1 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 33.1 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 13.6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 12.3 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 92.7 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 33.6 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 104.4 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 132.0 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 734.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 603.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,210.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 918.5 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 128.3 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.3 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 37.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,924.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,826.2 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,901.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.34%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Gent

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C29262221151922263030333535
Average high°C1814976510121619222213
Average temperature°C15117643791316181811
Average low°C128532146101215148
Record low°C4-3-6-7-20-12-6-42476-20
RainDays181919181912191820191617214
SnowDays00113321000011
FogDays710998886533581
ThunderstormsDays0000000011215
Average precipitationMm.657271716453585461677873787
Relative humidity%80859090858580757575757581
Relative humidity morning%89898886868786848383838686
Relative humidity evening%64687781787263565559575565
Wind speedKm/h121616191791414989913
Day LengthHours131110991113151617171513
Dew point°C118531023710121274
Growing degree-day°C158520000001031832672581022
Solar radiation, globalMj/m210632359131818181610
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Gent - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
27 kmWevelgem AirportWevelgemM
33 kmChièvres Air BaseChièvresM
34 kmAntwerp International Airport (Deurne)AntwerpM
35 kmBrussels AirportBrusselsL
38 kmOstend-Bruges International AirportOstendM
39 kmWoensdrecht Air BaseBergen Op ZoomM
43 kmLille-Lesquin AirportLille/LesquinM
46 kmKoksijde Air BaseKoksijdeM
50 kmBeauvechain Air BaseBeauvechainM
51 kmValenciennes-Denain AirportValenciennes/DenainM

Cities close to Gent

Showing 1-10 of 455 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month   
27 km BelgiumBrussels CapitalBrussels1,019,022764 USD6.88.86.0
74 km BelgiumWalloniaLiege182,597
0 km BelgiumFlandersGent231,493664 USD8.45.66.3
37 km BelgiumWalloniaMons91,277
39 km BelgiumFlandersLeuven92,892737 USD8.79.47.7
56 km BelgiumWalloniaNamur106,284
28 km BelgiumFlandersAntwerpen459,805676 USD8.46.58.8
62 km BelgiumFlandersHasselt69,222
21 km BelgiumFlandersBrugge116,709
29 km BelgiumWalloniaTournai67,721