Why you'd want to live in Hudson
Steeped in history, Hudson, Ohio boasts tree-lined residential streets, an excellent education system, historic neighborhoods, historic homes, high-end shopping and dining. With all the charm of small-town living, Hudson is conveniently located between Cleveland and Akron. Things to do: The new First & Main area found in downtown Hudson is a mixed-use retail development that blends historic Main Street with new retail stores, restaurants, a library, retail shops, village greens, pedestrian shopping, and town homes, right in the center of town. With over 100 independently owned, regional and national chain retail shops Hudson has something to offer every taste. There are plenty of ways to get outside in Hudson, with 20 different parks where visitors enjoy fishing, boating, bocce, sand volleyball, disc golf, ball fields, soccer fields, a community garden, a skate park, playgrounds, hiking trails, grills, picnic tables and pavilions. There are also more than 80 special events that go on throughout the year including popular events like the Home And Garden Tour, Bandstand Summer Music Festival, Taste Of Hudson, Ice Cream Social and Art On The Green to name a few. Schools: Hudson is known for its award-winning school system that rank in 2% of Ohio districts, with a long track record of Excellent and Excellent with Distinction ratings. The City is also home to private and parochial schools including Western Reserve Academy, Seton Catholic School, and Hudson Montessori.