For population 25 years and over in Hudson:
For population 15 years and over in Hudson town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $691 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (31.4 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (131.3 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (456.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Fairview, SD (2.6 miles) , Hawarden, IA (3.0 miles ), Rock Valley, IA (3.1 miles ), Alcester, SD (3.4 miles ), Inwood, IA (3.5 miles ), Ireton, IA (3.6 miles ), Canton, SD (3.7 miles ), Sioux Center, IA (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.13 N, Longitude: 96.45 W
Area code: 605
Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+17.5%).
Work and jobs in Hudson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hudson, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hudson-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Hudson town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 51.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hudson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Hudson center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hudson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hudson:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.158. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.85. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hudson and their reported violations in the past:POSTS TRAILER COURT (Serves MT, Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.8%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
28 people in nursing homes
Hudson compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Hudson (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hudson (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
14.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($101,884 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,456 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hudson:
Strongest FM radio stations in Hudson:
TV broadcast stations around Hudson:
Hudson fatal accident list:
Jun 24, 1979 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.