Ghent Information

Ghent Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ghent, NY

General Ghent Information

State: New York

County: Columbia County

Close cities: Valatie, NY, Lorenz Park, NY, East Chatham, NY, North Chatham, NY, Old Chatham, NY, Hollowville, NY, Stottville, NY, Malden Bridge, NY, Chatham, NY, Mellenville, NY, Spencertown, NY, Philmont, NY, Stuyvesant Falls, NY, Glen Head, NY, Kinderhook, NY, Austerlitz, NY, Claverack, NY, Columbiaville, NY, Niverville, NY

Ghent Population (census data)
Total 579
Male 283 (48.9%)
Female 296 (51.1%)

Population Density: 376 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.3 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 1.54 square miles

Median Household Income: $64,117

Zip Codes: 12075.

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Ghent Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.4%)
  • Italian (16.2%)
  • Irish (15.9%)
  • Polish (15.9%)
  • Dutch (11.8%)
  • Slovak (9.0%)
Foriegn Born: 20 people (3.5%)
  • Europe (58.8%)
  • Asia (41.2%)

Local Ghent Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Mets, New York Yankees
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New Jersey Devils, Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, New York Rangers

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