Hayden is a medium-sized city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 15,570 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Hayden is the 17th largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities, Hayden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hayden are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (17.10%), management occupations (9.32%), and sales jobs (9.02%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.48% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Hayden is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Hayden is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.61% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hayden in 2018 was $30,908, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,632 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, Irish, English, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Hayden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.