The village hall, belonging to the parish organisation Sigursglæman, stands in the middle of the village and hosts many events. The smolt farm south of Húsar is now the largest employer in the municipality. The catering firm Vijin has an authorised commercial kitchen and is growing rapidly, operating throughout the Faroes. Rhubarb cordial from Húsar is very popular and sold throughout the country.
The village is also known for a tale about house robbers in the 1600s.
As of 2015, according to official statistics, 40 people live in Húsar.