Hudson, North Carolina Population 2020

3,725

Hudson is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,725, it is the 182nd largest city in North Carolina and the 5607th largest city in the United States. Hudson is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually but its population has decreased by -1.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,776 in 2010. Hudson reached it's highest population of 3,769 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Hudson has a population density of 998 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hudson is $53,130 with a poverty rate of 23.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $624 per month, and the median house value is $150,700. The median age in Hudson is 40.1 years, 40.3 years for males, and 38.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.4 males.

Hudson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hudson was:

  • White: 89.88%
  • Other race: 5.67%
  • Two or more races: 3.32%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Black or African American: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hudson, North Carolina is 3,725, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,711.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,776.

Hudson, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,32989.88%
Some Other Race2105.67%
Two or More Races1233.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.70%
Black or African American160.43%

Hudson Population Pyramid 2020

Hudson Median Age

40.1


Total

40.3


Male

38.7


Female

Hudson Adults

There are 2,775 adults, (583 of whom are seniors) in Hudson.

Hudson Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hudson Sex Ratio

Female

1,998

53.94%

Male

1,706

46.06%

Hudson Households and Families

Hudson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hudson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married81.4%18.6%
All67.4%32.6%
Female53.5%46.5%
Non Family40.3%59.7%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5042.4667.4
Married8282.9681.4
Non Family4421.1340.3
Female1553.6253.5
Male792.39100

2.91

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hudson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade783.05%
9th to 12th Grade26310.27%
High School Graduate72328.24%
Some College70927.70%
Associates Degree29211.41%
Bachelors Degree34313.40%
Graduate Degree1525.94%

Hudson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2912,025473
Hispanic196121
Other Race17499
Multiple Races313122
Native American2626
Black1616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 70.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,398$36,023$26,267
Less Than High School$15,521$20,673$
High School Grad$25,800$32,150$20,478
Some College$30,396$32,151$26,979
Bachelors Degree$43,706$44,715$38,929
Graduate Degree$51,200$51,850$43,839

$31,398

Average Earnings

$36,023

Average Male

$26,267

Average Female

Hudson Language

Hudson Language by Age

Hudson Language

88.93% of Hudson residents speak only English, while 11.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.92% of the population.

Hudson Poverty

Hudson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,24970221.61%
Other21013564.29%
Hispanic32810130.79%
Native2626100.00%
Black161275.00%
Multiple12386.50%

23.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.05%

Male Poverty Rate

27.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hudson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hudson is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hudson is Multiple, with 6.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.76%.

Name Poverty
High School28.91%
Less Than High School24.93%
Some College21.18%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Unemployed61.02%
Female Employed20.79%
Male Employed11.70%

Hudson Income

Hudson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,885$53,130
Families$58,784$64,004
Married Families$64,760-
Non Families$22,407$25,124

Hudson Marital Status

Hudson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hudson Married by Age and Sex

Hudson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hudson Marital Status by Race

Hudson Veterans

239

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War78
Vietnam77
Second Gulf War36
Korea9
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6472
35 to 5450
65 to 7442
75+39
18 to 3436
Name Veterans % of Total
White2309.10%
2 or More929.03%

$Hudson Veterans by Education

5.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hudson Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hudson Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.55%

Born in North Carolina

96.33%

Native Born

3.67%

Foreign Born

3.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.33% of Hudson residents were born in the United States, with 68.55% having been born in North Carolina. 3.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,72570.19%
20193,71870.19%
20183,71130.08%
20173,70870.19%
20163,70160.16%
20153,695-9-0.24%
20143,704-18-0.48%
20133,722-3-0.08%
20123,725-16-0.43%
20113,741-28-0.74%
20103,7696912.05%
20003,0782590.88%
19902,819-69-0.24%
19802,888680.24%
19702,8200.00%