Hudson, Wisconsin is located on the western edge of Wisconsin along the St. Croix River and the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. The City is just 15 minutes east of St. Paul, Minnesota and 30 minutes east of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is part of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Interstate 94 bisects the community and connects Hudson with the Twin Cities, St. Cloud and Fargo to the west and Eau Claire, Madison, Milwaukee and Chicago to the east.
The City has a total area of approximately 7.8 square miles and rests in the St. Croix River Valley and in the hills and bluffs to the east. The city’s downtown retail district and “Old Town” residential district rest along the river valley, while the city’s “The Hill” residential and retail areas and its business and industrial parks are located on the hills and bluffs that rise above the St. Croix River.
The City lies entirely within the Hudson School District, which also provides education services for students from the Town of Hudson, the Village of North Hudson and parts of the Town of St. Joseph and the Town of Troy.
The City of Hudson and the Hudson Dog Owners Association have joined efforts to create the Hudson Dog Park located at Grandview Park, 1100 Carmichael Road, Hudson, WI
All dogs must be licensed in the municipality where the owner and pet reside.