Hudson is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,821 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hudson is the 374th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hudson is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hudson is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in office and administrative support (19.84%), healthcare (8.95%), and sales jobs (7.92%).
Being a small city, Hudson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hudson rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.94% of adults 25 and older in Hudson 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 in 2010 was $17,239, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,956 for a family of four. However, Hudson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hudson is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Hudson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hudson include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.