Hudson is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 25,139 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hudson is the ninth largest community in New Hampshire.
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 sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in office and administrative support (14.17%), sales jobs (12.84%), and management occupations (10.80%).
Also of interest is that Hudson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hudson is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making 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, Hudson has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hudson’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Hudson, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.62 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Hudson citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.74% of adults in Hudson have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hudson in 2010 was $40,725, which is upper middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $162,900 for a family of four.
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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hudson include Irish, French, English, French Canadian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and French.