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Ghent is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States, with a ZIP code of 12075. The population was 5,402 at the 2010 census. Ghent is centrally located in the county and is northeast of the city of Hudson.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ghent in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ghent like a local. A gripping city on its own right, New Paltz also deserves a visit. New Paltz is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. To explore Ghent, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Ghent*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ghent

    Know the pollution level of Ghent before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 4.69 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.78 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.13 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.62 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 22.22 (Low)
  • Ghent: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ghent for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ghent.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 61.11 (High)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.78 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ghent - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ghent is 184.49 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.19 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.33 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.72 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.63 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.68 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.29 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.37 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Ghent

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ghent

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.54 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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