Hughson is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 7,565 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hughson is the 474th largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Hughson was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Hughson economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Hughson, where the median household income is $79,455.00.
Housing costs in Hughson are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Hughson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hughson is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hughson who work in sales jobs (10.65%), teaching (9.97%), and business and financial occupations (8.29%).
The population of Hughson overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Hughson, 21.99% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hughson in 2018 was $33,014, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $132,056 for a family of four. However, Hughson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hughson is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hughson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hughson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Hughson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hughson include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Portuguese.
The most common language spoken in Hughson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.