New Hudson is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 14,926 people and three constituent neighborhoods, New Hudson is the 113th largest community in Michigan. New Hudson has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in New Hudson, where the median household income is $115,783.00.
New Hudson is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.72% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Hudson is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Hudson who work in management occupations (19.63%), sales jobs (10.87%), and office and administrative support (9.20%).
Also of interest is that New Hudson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, New Hudson is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, New Hudson really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is New Hudson perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in New Hudson is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In New Hudson, the average commute to work is 33.13 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, New Hudson doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to New Hudson, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. New Hudson is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.19% 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 New Hudson in 2018 was $45,996, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $183,984 for a family of four.
The people who call New Hudson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Hudson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in New Hudson include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in New Hudson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.