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, Hyden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hyden are a mix 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.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hyden is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Hyden is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.82 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Hyden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.