The unemployment rate in Ghent is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ghent jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ghent's cost of living is 0.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Ghent, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Columbia county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Ghent's population is 5,255 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Ghent is $253,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Ghent public schools spend $21,356 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Ghent. More Education