Hudson Falls, NY

Hudson Falls profile

Living in Hudson Falls

Hudson Falls is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 7,427 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hudson Falls is the 232nd largest community in New York. Hudson Falls has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hudson Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hudson Falls is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson Falls who work in office and administrative support (14.91%), sales jobs (11.11%), and food service (5.34%).

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

The overall crime rate in Hudson Falls is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Hudson Falls rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.08% of adults 25 and older in Hudson Falls have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Hudson Falls in 2018 was $26,342, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,368 for a family of four. However, Hudson Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Hudson Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.