Lydia Hu (Fox News) Bio, Age, Husband, Net Worth

Lydia Hu is an American personality and a journalist by profession. She was a law practitioner earlier and had a few job practices in law firms. She practiced law from 2009 to 2014 and later became a journalist. She has been working for news and media companies since 2015.

Lydia Hu Net Worth

Lydia Hu is an established lawyer (practiced law for nearly five years), journalist (practicing since 2015), and mom of two kids and one furry dog. She is a happy-go-lucky personality who has also presented herself on TV on behalf of Fox Business Network.

Indeed, Lydia Hu is earning enough to make a living. She might have a lucrative net worth as she has worked in the industry for over five years or even more. She might be earning as high as $5 million as her base salary and might have more than that net worth.

Net Worth: $5 Million
Real Name: Lydia Hu
Birth Date: August 17th
Age (as of 2024): 35-40 Years
Birth Place: USA
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Husband: Craig Haughton

Early Life

Lydia Hu [around 35 or 40 years old] received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law. She has also earned a Master’s Degree in Journalism from Columbia University. Before that, she went to the University of Maryland, College Park, to earn an undergraduate degree. Lydia Hu practiced law for nearly five years in Baltimore, Maryland.


She began her professional career in September 2009, working for Semmes, Bowen & Semmes law firm as an associate until November 2011. She worked for Tydings & Rosenberg LLP as an associate for the next two years, from November 2011 to July 2014. Both these jobs were based in Baltimore, Maryland Area, United States.


She began her journalism career in May 2015 as an Investigative Unit Intern. She worked for WNBC News New York based in New York from May 2015 to Sep 2015. From October 2015 to December 2017, she worked for WBRC Fox 6 as a Reporter/Weekend Anchor based in Birmingham, Alabama Area.

From Jan 2018 – Feb 2021, she worked as an investigative reporter for NY1 News, based in the Greater New York City Area. Since February 2021, she has worked for Fox Business Network as a correspondent in New York, United States.

She has won a New York Emmy Award at least two times. First, she won the Emmy Award in 2019 for her documentary work in NY1. The documentary was named The New York City Opioid Battle, which was the original documentary that Lydia Hu made with her team.

After that, she received an Emmy award for COVID coverage in “Lives Lost: Saying Goodbye.” Various associations like the Silurians Press Club, the Alabama Broadcasters Association, and the Associated Press have recognized her work. She currently works for Fox Business Network and covers agriculture, energy, real estate, and travel-based news for the headquarters in New York.

TV Presenter

She has presented herself on behalf of the media companies many times. She has been coming on television as a Fox Business Correspondent since 2021. Till now, she has been presented in TV shows like America’s Newsroom (one episode in 2021), The Big Sunday Show (one episode in 2021), Fox Report with Jon Scott (one episode in 2021), Your World W/ Neil Cavuto (eight episodes in 2021), Fox Business Tonight (two episodes in 2021), Fox News Live (one episode in 2021), Fox News Live (two episodes in 2021-22), and has a total of 21 credits of presenting herself on behalf of Fox Business Network.

Personal Life

Lydia Hu is a happily married woman. She has been a married personality for 12 years. Lydia celebrates her anniversary in September every year. Though she has not revealed her husband’s name, she posted an image of her babymoon in Las Vegas.

It showed that the couple recently celebrated their anniversary in September 2022. However, a few sources reveal that she has been married to Craig Haughton, and the pair gave birth to a daughter, Everleigh Haughton, born on 6th August 2019.

They have also pet a furry dog and celebrated Christmas in 2020 with the whole family, including Lydia Hu (herself), her husband, her newborn daughter, and the furry white dog. After the birth of her daughter, she has also given birth to a baby boy. She posted an image of her complete family on 12th June 2023.

Social Media

Lydia Hu doesn’t stay highly active on Facebook, where she had her last post on 17th February, posting the images while presenting the news. She has a verified account and goes by the same name on Facebook. She has 8.4K followers and follows 41 people. On LinkedIn, she is available with the same name, having around 500+ connections & 1,285 followers.

Lydia goes by the name – lydiahunews and has a verified account. She has 6,717 followers, 1,158 following members, and 676 posts. Among those posts, she has many posts related to her news reportings, her companions at the studios, her family members, & two kids.

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