Hayden is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 15,434 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hayden is the 18th 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, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hayden who work in office and administrative support (16.65%), management occupations (10.76%), and sales jobs (10.37%).
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.
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: 26.19% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hayden in 2018 was $30,211, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,844 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.