Hudson is an affluent commuter city in northern Summit County with about 23,000 people as of 2020.

Get in

Map of Hudson (Ohio)

By Car

  • I-80, the Ohio Turnpike, runs through the middle of Hudson, with an exit at State Route 8.
  • State Route 8 begins in Cleveland and ends at the Interstate 76 and 77 interchange in Akron. SR 8 is a freeway south of the Ohio Turnpike, with an exit at SR 303. SR 8 provides freeway access to Akron and Canton via Interstate 77.
  • State Route 303, named Streetsboro Street, runs west-east through central Hudson. SR 303 does not connect to the Turnpike but has intersections with SR 8 west of Hudson and SR 14 east of town; the latter provides access to Interstate 480 and Cleveland. Truck SR 303 by-passes the central business district to the south.
  • State Route 91, named Main Street in the north part of town and Darrow Road starting a few blocks south of SR 303. SR 91 separates Hudson into east and west sections and intersects Interstate 480 a few miles north of town.

By Plane

  • Both Akron Canton Regional Airport (CAK IATA) and Cleveland Hopkins Regional Airport (CLE IATA) are about thirty minutes from Hudson.

Get around

Main Street
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car, 4942-B Darrow Road, +1 330 342-0725
  • METRO, Akron's public bus system, has several stops in Hudson. Call +1 330 762-0341 for information.
  • 1 Hudson Clock Tower.
Hudson Springs Park
  • 1 Hudson Cinema 10, 5339 Darrow Road, +1 330 655-3584. Hudson's only local movie theater.
  • 2 Hudson Springs Park, 7095 Stow Road, +1 330 653-5201. Hudson's largest park at 260 acres, it contains a lake for fishing and two miles of trails.
  • 3 Veterans Way Park.
  • 4 Tinker's Creek State Park.    


  • 1 Jo Ann Stores HQ. Specialty Retailer, and number 839 of the Fortune 1000    
First and Main
  • 1 First and Main (Located directly northwest of the SR 91/303 intersection.). Hudson's newest shopping center, anchored by a Heinen's grocery store. This is where the smaller shops are located.
  • 2 Hudson Plaza (located along SR 303 (Streetsboro Street) west of the intersection with SR 91.). Hudson's other large shopping center, anchored by an Acme Fresh Market grocery store, and a McDonald's built to look like a farmhouse. This is where most chain stores are located. Other chain stores are located south of town along SR 91, near the Jo-Ann Fabrics headquarters.




  • 3 D'Agnese's Tomato Grill, 106 First Street, +1 330 342-3771. fairly expensive.
  • 4 Noble House, 60 West Streetsboro Road, +1 330 655-9550. fairly expensive.
  • 5 Hudson's, 80 N Main St, +1 330-650-1955. 7am-9pm. casual eatery with burgers, comfort food, and a martini menu.




  • Comfort Inn, 6731 Industrial Parkway, +1 330 650-2040. Free breakfast, WiFi, exercise room.
  • Comfort Inn, 9172 Market Square Drive, Streetsboro, +1 330 422-6446. Free breakfast and game room.
  • Comfort Suites, 2715 Creekside Drive. Twinsburg. Entirely suites, free breakfast, WiFi and exercise room.
  • Econo Lodge, 9789 State Route 14, Streetsboro. +1 330 626-5511. Free breakfast and WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn, 240 Hines Hill Road, +1 330 653-9191. $90-$120 per night.
  • TownePlace Suites, 795 Mondial Parkway, +1 330 422-1855. Streetsboro. Free breakfast and WiFi, two-bedroom suites available.



Go next

Routes through Hudson
WakemanPeninsula  W   E  StreetsboroBraceville
SolonTwinsburg  N   S  StowTallmadge

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