Cities and Towns in the United States / Minnesota / Lyon County / Ghent MN

Information about Ghent

The town of Ghent is located in the state of Minnesota. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Ghent City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews2.8 / 5 for Ghent by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Ghent’s Administration

Address of Ghent town hallGhentCity hall Ghent
PO Box 97

Ghent MN 56239
United States
Town hall phone number+1 507-428-3214
Town hall fax number+1 507-428-3544
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Ghent MN official websiteNot available
Ghent mayor

Ghent town demography

Name of Ghent town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants315 population528 / 8 708
Ghent town population density927,1 pop/sq mi (358,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Ghent, MN

The town does not have a passport office but we suggest the following facilities near Ghent MN
Name Street Phone
USPO - MINNEOTA114 E 1ST ST5078726382
LYON COUNTY607 WEST MAIN ST5075376980
USPO - MARSHALL302 W LYON ST.5075324937
LINCOLN COUNTY RECORDER319 N REBECCA ST5076941360
CHIPPEWA COUNTY FAMILY SERVICES719 N. 7TH ST3202696401
MURRAY COUNTY RECORDER2500 28TH STREET5078361161
LAC QUI PARLE COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICE600 6TH STREET3205983132
REDWOOD COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER403 S MILL ST5076374016
PIPESTONE COUNTY COURTHOUSE416 SOUTH HIAWATHA AVE5078251233
USPO - BROOKINGS500 MAIN AVE.6056924735
RENVILLE COUNTY RECORDER500 E DEPUE AVE3205233669
SWIFT COUNTY LAND RECORDS301 14TH STREET NORTH3208433377
COTTONWOOD COUNTY AUDITOR - TREASURER OFFICE900 3RD AVE5078311905
KANDIYOHI COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING400 SW BENSON AVE3202316202
GRANT COUNTY AUDITOR OFFICE210 E 5TH AVE6054326711

Ghent town administrative number

Ghent town code2723660
Ghent town postcode56239

Information about Ghent

Cities twinned with GhentCurrently, the town Ghent isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkGhent isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Ghent town

Japanese: ゲントKazakh: ГхэнтKorean: 갠트
Russian: ГентChinese: 根特 

Transport modes in Ghent

Airport
Southwest Minnesota Regional Airport 8.6 km
Montevideo–Chippewa County Airport 53 km
Redwood Falls Municipal Airport 64.5 km

Ghent town territory

Ghent town area0,34 sq mi (0,88 km²)
Ghent town altitude1 165 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 44.5113
Longitude: -95.8929
Latitude: 44° 30' 41'' North
Longitude: 95° 53' 34'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Ghent town’s neighbouring towns

Ghent neighbouring towns
MinneotaMinneotaCottonwood
MinneotaNeighbouring townsMarshall
RussellMarshallMarshall
Ghent neighbouring towns
Minneota 9.1 kmMarshall 10.9 kmLynd 12.4 km
Taunton 16.3 kmCottonwood 20.7 kmRussell 21.6 km
St. Leo 26.2 kmPorter 26.3 kmArco 27.1 km
Milroy 28.9 kmIvanhoe 29.1 kmHanley Falls 29.6 km
Hazel Run 29.9 kmBalaton 31 kmClarkfield 31.8 km
Tyler 32.2 kmWood Lake 32.4 kmFlorence 33.1 km
Garvin 34.9 kmCanby 37.4 kmTracy 37.5 km

Distance between Ghent and country’s main cities

New York City : 1843 kmLos Angeles : 2254 kmChicago : 729 km closest
Houston : 1640 kmPhiladelphia : 1777 kmPhoenix : 1849 km
San Antonio : 1692 kmSan Diego : 2248 kmDallas : 1307 km
San Jose : 2312 kmJacksonville : 2012 kmIndianapolis : 961 km
San Francisco : 2385 kmAustin : 1590 kmColumbus : 1175 km

Hotel offers in Ghent

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Nearby hotel : Travelers Lodge Marshall
Travelers Lodge Marshall
Address : 1425 East College Drive, Marshall Distance : 12.4 km : 59 $US / 0 $US - 89
Less than 1 mile from Southwest Minnesota State University, this motel offers guest rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TVs. A launderette is available on site. A microwave and a refrigerator are included in every room at Travelers Lodge Marshall.
Nearby hotel : Granite Falls Super Motel
Granite Falls Super Motel
Address : 845 Highway 212 West, Granite Falls Distance : 42.5 km : 79 $US / 79 $US - 60
With an indoor pool and sauna available, this motel in Granite Falls, Minnesota is 3.6 miles from Prairie’s Edge Casino. Simple rooms include free Wi-Fi. Cable TV with the HBO movie channel is provided in all rooms at the Granite Falls Super Motel.
Nearby hotel : Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Clear Lake
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Clear Lake
Address : 920 Third Ave South, Clear Lake Distance : 67.9 km : 51 $US / 0 $US - 30
Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property and in every room at this Clear Lake, South Dakota motel. Clear Lake Golf Club is 4 miles away. A flat-screen cable TV is provided in every room at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - Clear Lake.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 - Brookings
Super 8 - Brookings
Address : 3034 Lefevre Drive, Brookings Distance : 72.1 km : 86 $US / 99 $US - 67
Located just off Interstate 29, this Brookings, South Dakota motel serves a daily continental breakfast with cinnamon rolls, cereals, fruit, yogurt, juice, and coffee. Each guest room is equipped with free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn & Suites Brookings
Hampton Inn & Suites Brookings
Address : 3017 Lefevre Drive, Brookings Distance : 72.1 km 87
This Brookings hotel is 2 miles from South Dakota State University. Hampton Inn & Suites Brookings features an indoor pool and rooms with 32-inch flat-screen cable TVs and free Wi-Fi. Guest rooms provide desks and seating areas.

Leisure and activities in the Ghent town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Countryside Golf Club
to Minneota 8.9 km
Marshall Golf Club
to Marshall 11 km