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Postal Code 9041 - Ghent, Flanders

Primary CityGhent
Area of Postal Code 904152 km²
Male Population53,656 (49.3%)
Female Population55,121 (50.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +19%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +12.3%
Median Age37.8 years
Male Median Age36.8 years
Female Median Age38.8 years
Area Codes9
NeighborhoodsLourdes, Oostakker, Schansakker, Sint-Amandsberg
Local TimeWednesday 10:47 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates51.07091397601182° / 3.7369090164984273°
Related Postal Codes900090309031903290409042

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Postal Code 9041 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,758 / km²1,823 / km²1,864 / km²2,093 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

9041 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 12.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 9041+19%+14.8%+12.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 9041 Median Age

Median Age: 37.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 904137.8 years38.8 years36.8 years
Ghent38.3 years39.3 years37.2 years
Oost-Vlaanderen42.2 years43.1 years41.2 years
Belgium41.4 years42.5 years40.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 9041 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 53,4283,3026,730
85 Plus8531,9612,814
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 9041 Population Density

Population Density: 2,093 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 9041108,77752 km²2,093 / km²
Ghent196,27399.9 km²1,965 / km²
Oost-Vlaanderen1.5 million3,008.1 km²495.5 / km²
Belgium11.3 million30,664.8 km²367.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 9041 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 9041
 Oostakker: 69.8%
 Lourdes: 16.2%
 Other: 14.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 9041
 Area Code 9: 84.2%
 Area Code 4: 13.8%
 Other: 1.9%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 9041

9041 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Education: 17.6%
 Shopping: 14%
 Restaurants: 11.2%
 Industry: 11.1%
 Medical: 7.9%
 Home Services: 5.7%
 Sports & Activities: 5.4%
 Other: 27.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons94.70.1
Secondary education73.80.1
Loan companies104.40.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets164.20.1
General contractors254.30.2
Heating installation and repair70.1
Other construction114.10.1
Roofing contractors81.00.1
Civil engineering100.1
Construction of buildings75.00.1
General practitioners134.20.1
Health and medical244.40.2
Corporate management144.00.1
Lawyers legal94.80.1
Specialized design94.90.1
Bars, pubs and taverns73.80.1
Clothing stores84.10.1
Department stores74.20.1
Electronics stores163.90.1
Furniture stores84.30.1
Household appliances and goods123.90.1
Office supplies and stationery stores93.30.1
Pharmacies and drug stores94.40.1

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 9041

 Moderate: 48.3%
 Inexpensive: 46.6%
 Expensive: 5.2%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 9041 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 9041902,572 t8.3 t17,368 t/km²
Ghent1,629,965 t8.3 t16,322 t/km²
Oost-Vlaanderen12,508,086 t8.39 t4,158 t/km²
Belgium92,691,347 t8.22 t3,022 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 9041 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)902,572 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita8.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)17,368 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
7/13/086:33 PM3.271.9 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:45 AM3.876.7 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
2/27/0512:16 AM3.182.6 km4,000 mFranceusgs.gov
7/2/019:06 AM3.173.1 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/19/956:54 PM4.366.2 km20,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.588.3 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.178.5 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
3/31/8710:43 PM3.180.3 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
3/22/871:05 PM3.377.7 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
8/8/836:32 PM3.488 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov

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Primary City

Ghent (/ˈɡɛnt/; Dutch: Gent [ɣɛnt]; French: Gand [ɡɑ̃]) is a city and a municipality located in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It is the capital and largest city of the East Flanders province. The city started as a settlement at the confluence of the..  ︎  Ghent Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 9041
 Ghent: 62.5%
 Oostakker: 36.6%
 Other: 0.9%

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