Ghent, Minnesota Population 2020

362

Ghent is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 362, it is the 555th largest city in Minnesota and the 14632nd largest city in the United States. Ghent is currently declining at a rate of -1.09% annually and its population has decreased by -2.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 370 in 2010. Ghent reached it's highest population of 377 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Ghent has a population density of 1,156 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ghent is $80,702 with a poverty rate of 8.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $112,500. The median age in Ghent is 36.2 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.7 males.

Ghent Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ghent was:

  • White: 86.40%
  • Other race: 10.93%
  • Black or African American: 2.13%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Two or more races: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ghent, Minnesota is 362, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 370.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 370.

Ghent, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32486.40%
Some Other Race4110.93%
Black or African American82.13%
Two or More Races10.27%
Asian10.27%

Ghent Population Pyramid 2020

Ghent Median Age

36.2


Total

33.7


Male

36.9


Female

Ghent Adults

There are 269 adults, (52 of whom are seniors) in Ghent.

Ghent Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ghent Sex Ratio

Female

185

49.33%

Male

190

50.67%

Ghent Households and Families

Ghent Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ghent Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.8%2.2%
All89.5%10.5%
Male85.7%14.3%
Non Family73.9%26.1%
Female54.5%45.5%

89.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1332.8289.5
Married923.1797.8
Non Family231.5273.9
Female112.7354.5
Male72.5785.7

3.05

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ghent Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade114.30%
High School Graduate6926.95%
Some College7830.47%
Associates Degree3413.28%
Bachelors Degree3614.06%
Graduate Degree2810.94%

Ghent Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22722660
Hispanic23142
Other Race189
Black552
Asian1
Multiple Races11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,625$41,786$25,625
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$33,750$36,875$21,250
Some College$32,500$41,250$25,000
Bachelors Degree$44,167$50,000$42,500
Graduate Degree$66,250$74,375$

$35,625

Average Earnings

$41,786

Average Male

$25,625

Average Female

Ghent Language

Ghent Language by Age

Ghent Language

82.81% of Ghent residents speak only English, while 17.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.18% of the population.

Ghent Poverty

Ghent Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic461736.96%
White319134.08%
Other411331.71%
Multiple11100.00%
Asian11100.00%

8.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.76%

Male Poverty Rate

11.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ghent

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ghent is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ghent is White, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.45%
High School8.70%
Some College8.04%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed5.31%
Female Employed0.00%

Ghent Income

Ghent Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,313$80,702
Families$70,278$89,292
Married Families$71,944-
Non Families$33,438$34,809

Ghent Marital Status

Ghent Marital Status

Marriage Rates

68.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.9%

Male Marriage Rate

68.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Ghent Married by Age and Sex

Ghent Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ghent Marital Status by Race

Ghent Veterans

21

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
Korea3
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6410
75+5
35 to 545
65 to 741
18 to 34

$Ghent Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ghent Employment Status

74%

Labor Force Participation

72.2%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Ghent Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

62.67%

Born in Minnesota

89.60%

Native Born

10.40%

Foreign Born

4.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.60% of Ghent residents were born in the United States, with 62.67% having been born in Minnesota. 4.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020362-4-1.09%
2019366-4-1.08%
2018370-1-0.27%
2017371-4-1.07%
201637530.81%
20153720.00%
201437220.54%
2013370-2-0.54%
2012372-5-1.33%
20113770.00%
20103770.00%