General information about Gent
CountryKingdom of Belgium
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 centre$242
Shared room in city centre$319
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$482
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$587
Coordinates of Gent
Time ZoneEurope/Brussels
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude51.050000000
Longitude3.716670000
Elevation (STRM3)10 m.

Popular places and attractions of Gent

Graslei Graslei
Graslei
Plaza
9.6
Portus Ganda Portus Ganda
Portus Ganda
Harbor / Marina
9.2
Blaarmeersen Blaarmeersen
Blaarmeersen
Recreation Center
9.2
Замок графов Фландрии (Gravensteen) Замок графов Фландрии (Gravensteen)
Замок графов Фландрии (Gravensteen)
Castle
9.2
S&R Rozebroeken S&R Rozebroeken
S&R Rozebroeken
Pool
9.1
Korenmarkt Korenmarkt
Korenmarkt
Plaza
9.1

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Gent

Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen
Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen
Preserve
9.4
Abdijtuin Abdijtuin
Abdijtuin
Park
9.4
Gentbrugse Meersen Gentbrugse Meersen
Gentbrugse Meersen
Preserve
9.2
Park Rozebroeken Park Rozebroeken
Park Rozebroeken
Park
9.2
Keizerpark Keizerpark
Keizerpark
Park
9.2
Paul De Smet De Naeyerpark Paul De Smet De Naeyerpark
Paul De Smet De Naeyerpark
Park
9.1

Cost of living and prices in Gent

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 13.1 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 52.3 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.8 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.7 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.5 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.7 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 11.9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 8.7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.6 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 5.2 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 5.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2.0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 32.8 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 7.3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2.2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 34.9 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 16,571.3 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 26.5 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 10.9 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9.8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 74.1 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 26.9 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 83.5 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 105.6 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 587.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 482.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 968.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 734.8 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 102.7 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 30.2 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,139.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,261.0 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,521.5 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.9 %
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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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Location on map - Ghent

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