Hudsonville, MI
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Hudsonville profile

Living in Hudsonville

Hudsonville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 7,629 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Hudsonville is the 148th largest community in Michigan.

Hudsonville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hudsonville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudsonville who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), teaching (11.13%), and management occupations (9.75%).

Of important note, Hudsonville is also a city of artists. Hudsonville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hudsonville’s character.

Also of interest is that Hudsonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Hudsonville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hudsonville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hudsonville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Being a small city, Hudsonville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The population of Hudsonville is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.38% of adults in Hudsonville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Hudsonville in 2018 was $27,039, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,156 for a family of four. However, Hudsonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Hudsonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hudsonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hudsonville include Dutch, German, Irish, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Hudsonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Polish.