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I have only worked in SP2010, so not all of this may apply to SP2013. But at least in SP2010: A content type hub provides a centralized place to manage your content types (which I'm sure you've read about). You say that the number of content types you are using and the metadata for those content types is unlikely to change, but... what if they do? By ...
There is always the possibility of doing both. Create a feature to deploy, then activate it on the content type hub site collection. You get the benefit of managed code and deployment and using the hub to syndicate them throughout the farm.
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