Hyden is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 356 people and just one neighborhood, Hyden is the 356th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hyden is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hyden is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hyden who work in community and social services (16.10%), sales jobs (11.86%) and office and administrative support (10.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Hyden’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hyden has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hyden a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Hyden spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.82 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Hyden 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.