Hudson is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 22,237 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 93.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hudson is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hudson who work in management occupations (21.85%), sales jobs (12.02%), and teaching (10.24%).
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.
A relatively large number of people in Hudson telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.94% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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 educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
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.
If knowledge is power, Hudson is a pretty powerful place. 71.49% of the adults in Hudson have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Hudson in 2018 was $63,766, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $255,064 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.