Ghabe's population is estimated to be around 723 categorized as such:
0-14 years: 27.3%
15-64 years: 65.9%
65 years and over: 6.8%
Population growth rate: 1.36%/year
el-Ghabe is subtropical with hot, dry summers and mild, humid and snowy winters being the perfect place to live in or just spend vacations.
Since el-Ghabe means "the forest", the green blanket of pine trees still covers 75% of the village hills. Pine trees constitute 90% of the green assets, oak and Jack Pine constitute the rest.