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Postal Code 9090 - Belgium

Area of Postal Code 909015.4 km²
Male Population5,811 (48.4%)
Female Population6,188 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +9.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +7.5%
Median Age42 years
Male Median Age40.7 years
Female Median Age43.2 years
Area Codes9
Associated CitiesGhent | Melle, Belgium
NeighborhoodsGentbrugge, Gontrode, Melle, Vogelhoek
Local TimeWednesday 1:03 PM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates50.99685473533556° / 3.796354903753762°
Related Postal Codes905090519052906090709080

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Postal Code 9090 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density712.8 / km²717.0 / km²726.1 / km²780.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

9090 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 7.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 9090+9.5%+8.9%+7.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 9090 Median Age

Median Age: 42 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 909042 years43.2 years40.7 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 9090 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5333334668
85 Plus96225322
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 9090 Population Density

Population Density: 780.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 909011,99915.4 km²780.9 / 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 9090 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 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 9090
 Gentbrugge: 18.6%
 Gontrode: 13.6%
 Vogelhoek: 13.6%
 Melle: 8.5%
 Drongen: 3.4%
 Other: 42.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 9090
 Area Code 9: 83.1%
 Area Code 4: 14.9%
 Other: 2%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 9090

9090 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.2%
 Professional Services: 11.9%
 Industry: 11.6%
 Medical: 9.5%
 Restaurants: 7.3%
 Home Services: 7%
 Education: 6.5%
 Beauty & Spas: 5.7%
 Other: 23.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair154.31.3
Beauty salons244.72.0
Manicures and pedicures124.81.0
Loan companies142.81.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets194.21.6
Electrical installation134.61.1
General contractors224.51.8
Other construction154.11.3
Real estate204.41.7
Construction of buildings364.23.0
Wholesale of machinery134.61.1
General practitioners163.71.3
Health and medical444.43.7
Corporate management474.33.9
Bars, pubs and taverns174.21.4
Clothing stores124.01.0
Electronics stores214.21.8
Hardware stores164.51.3
Household appliances and goods194.61.6
Nurseries and garden supplies134.51.1
Office supplies and stationery stores384.23.2
Pharmacies and drug stores144.51.2

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 9090

 Moderate: 54.2%
 Inexpensive: 39.6%
 Expensive: 6.2%

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 9090 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 9090100,056 t8.34 t6,511 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 9090 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)100,056 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita8.34 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)6,511 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
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 PM3.263.6 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:45 AM3.868.3 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
2/27/0512:16 AM3.179.3 km4,000 mFranceusgs.gov
7/2/019:06 AM3.178.6 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/19/956:54 PM4.357.4 km20,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.579.4 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.169.7 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
8/29/922:22 AM4.191.7 km17,900 mBelgiumusgs.gov
12/2/891:59 PM3.192.5 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
3/31/8710:43 PM3.172.1 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov

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