Introduction to Hudson, New Hampshire

Hudson, New Hampshire, in Hillsborough county, is 1 miles E of Nashua, New Hampshire and 34 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts.

Hudson History

Hudson was originally a part of the Dunstable Land Grant. It was named Nottingham West in the early 1740s. The town was renamed Hudson in 1830 after the Hudson River. Hudson is home to the Hills Memorial Library, which is one of the oldest public libraries in New Hampshire. The town is located in Hillsborough County, which was founded on March 19, 1771.

Hudson and nearby Attractions

  • Musquash Conservation Land
  • Alvirne Hills House
  • Nashua Historical Society Museum
  • Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge
  • Lowell National Historical Park
  • Harold Parker State Forest

Things To Do In Hudson

A visit to the Nashua Historical Society Museum will provide insights into the history of the area. The Great Brook Farm State Park, Willard Brook State Forest and the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge provide amenities for several different types of recreational opportunities. One can enjoy shopping at the Hudson Mall Shopping Center. The town also has many houses of worship, including the Hudson Community United Church of Christ, Saint John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and the First Baptist Church of Hudson.

Hudson Transportation

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport is a short distance away.

Hudson Higher Education

The University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Middlesex Community College and New Hampshire College provide facilities for higher education.


Hudson Almanac

County Hillsborough County
Standard Zip Codes03051
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.76
Approximate Longitude-71.43

Hudson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance2.5 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip45.4 inches
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 33 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp5 to 32 F
Apr Temp29 to 56 F
Jul Temp55 to 82 F
Oct Temp32 to 61 F
Annual Precip39.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Hudson Public Libraries

Rodgers Memorial Library
Hudson, New Hampshire
(603) 886-6030

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Hudson Public Schools

Alvirne High School
200 Derry Rd.
ZIP: 3051
(603) 886-1260
Total Enrollment 1299
Dr. H. O. Smith Elementary School
33 School St.
ZIP: 3051
(603) 886-1248
Total Enrollment 461
Hills Garrison Elementary School
190 Derry Rd.
ZIP: 3051
(603) 881-3930
Total Enrollment 469
Hudson Memorial School
1 Memorial Dr.
ZIP: 3051
(603) 886-1240
Total Enrollment 875
Nottingham West Elementary School
10 Pelham Rd.
ZIP: 3051
(603) 595-1570
Total Enrollment 614

Hudson Private Schools

Beginning Discoveries Learning Center
292 Derry Rd
ZIP: 3051
Total Enrollment 11
Country Bear Preschool & Child Care
1 Cutler Rd
ZIP: 3051
Total Enrollment 8
Early Start Children's Center
141 Kimball Hill Rd
ZIP: 3051
Total Enrollment 15
Presentation Of Mary Academy
182 Lowell Rd
ZIP: 3051
Total Enrollment 402
Stonewood School
99 Lowell Rd Ste B
ZIP: 3051
Total Enrollment 14
Sources :
Additional Details
Hudson Colleges
Hudson colleges and trade schools.
Our Partner Listings
Additional Resources
Info for Hudson Government Officials

Are you an official in the Hudson government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.