New Hudson is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 14,926 people and three constituent neighborhoods, New Hudson is the 113th largest community in Michigan. New Hudson has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in New Hudson, where the median household income is $115,783.00.
New Hudson is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.72% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Hudson is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Hudson who work in management occupations (19.63%), sales jobs (10.87%), and office and administrative support (9.20%).
Also of interest is that New Hudson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
New Hudson is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, New Hudson’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in New Hudson is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In New Hudson, the average commute to work is 33.13 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, New Hudson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
If knowledge is power, New Hudson is a pretty powerful place. 51.19% of the adults in New Hudson have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in New Hudson in 2018 was $45,996, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $183,984 for a family of four.
The people who call New Hudson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Hudson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in New Hudson include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in New Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.