Hudson is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 22,285 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hudson is the 73rd largest community in Ohio.
Hudson home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Hudson real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Hudson is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.11% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hudson is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in management occupations (22.39%), sales jobs (13.61%), and teaching (9.02%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.34% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Hudson is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
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 city’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, Hudson’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Hudson, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Hudson is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 70.98% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hudson in 2010 was $61,188, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $244,752 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 German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.