New Hudson, MI

New Hudson profile

Living in New Hudson

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. Much of the housing stock in New Hudson was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local New Hudson economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in New Hudson, where the median household income is $106,287.00.

New Hudson is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Hudson is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Hudson who work in management occupations (14.21%), sales jobs (12.19%), and office and administrative support (11.65%).

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.

Because of many things, New Hudson is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making New Hudson a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, New Hudson has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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 32.95 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.

The education level of New Hudson ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in New Hudson, 49.39% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in New Hudson in 2018 was $42,678, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $170,712 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.