Hudson is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 12,768 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Hudson is the 179th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns, Hudson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hudson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hudson is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in office and administrative support (16.17%), healthcare (9.58%), and sales jobs (8.08%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hudson has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hudson a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Hudson is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
The percentage of adults in Hudson who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.15% of the adults in Hudson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hudson in 2010 was $22,601, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,404 for a family of four. However, Hudson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hudson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hudson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hudson include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.