Hayden is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 15,166 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hayden is the 18th largest community in Idaho.
Hayden real estate is some of the most expensive in Idaho, although Hayden house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hayden is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hayden is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hayden who work in office and administrative support (14.13%), sales jobs (10.46%), and management occupations (8.84%).
Hayden is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Hayden’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The overall education level of Hayden is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.27% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hayden in 2018 was $29,526, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,104 for a family of four. However, Hayden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hayden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hayden residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hayden include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Hayden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.