Hudson, WI


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Living in Hudson

Hudson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 13,566 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hudson is the 64th largest community in Wisconsin.

Hudson real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Hudson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, 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 city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in sales jobs (13.66%), office and administrative support (13.29%), and management occupations (10.46%).

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.

Of important note, Hudson is also a city of artists. Hudson has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hudson’s character.

Hudson is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.42% of adults in Hudson have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Hudson in 2010 was $35,463, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $141,852 for a family of four. However, Hudson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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. Important ancestries of people in Hudson include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.

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