Hudson Falls is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 7,191 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hudson Falls is the 239th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Hudson Falls was built prior to World War II, 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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson Falls who work in office and administrative support (13.22%), sales jobs (10.11%), and maintenance occupations (8.72%).
In Hudson Falls, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Hudson Falls is a relatively small village. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The rate of college-level education in Hudson Falls is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.64% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hudson Falls in 2010 was $19,618, which is low income relative to New York, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,472 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 Italian, French , English, and German.
The most common language spoken in Hudson Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.