Hudson (Ohio)

Summit County


Hudson is located an American small town, about 50 kilometers south of Cleveland ( Ohio). The "City of Hudson " has about 26,000 inhabitants ( 2003).

In 1802 the then village received its current name in 1837 it was finally registered as a community. The downtown area is spacious, in the center there is a square tree-lined lawn area, the so-called Village Green. This is bounded by the main shopping streets, which includes the Town Hall built in 1879 is located. At Village Green you will find the two landmarks of Hudson, the Clock Tower and Bandstand.

Since August 26, 1984 Hudson is a twin city of Landsberg am Lech ( Bavaria).

Sons and daughters of the town

  • Scott E. Forbush, American geophysicist
  • Dante Lavelli, American football player
  • Bill Watterson, American cartoonist, Calvin & Hobbes