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Welcome to Hayden ...

The town of Hayden is located in Blount County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hayden has a population of 1,348 people<1> (see below for details).

Hayden is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hayden lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Hayden is located in the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Hayden: 35079<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hayden had a population of 444 people. This makes Hayden the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 444 people, the population of Hayden decreased 5.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 470 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hayden had an population of 1,348 people. This is an increase of 203.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 186.81% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hayden.

Communities near Hayden ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Argo   [Map]   4,268   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clay   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fultondale   [Map]   9,190   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,906   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   3,391   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hayden.

Communities Also Named Hayden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Hayden - they are located in Arizona, California, Colorado (2), Connecticut, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas (2), Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hayden.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hayden. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hayden. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hayden.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hayden:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hayden ...

Looking for more information about Hayden? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hayden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hayden.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hayden. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hayden.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hayden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Hayden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hayden or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Hayden. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hayden) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hayden. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hayden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hayden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8954, Longitude: -86.7532     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hayden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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