Hyden is located in east Kentucky. Hyden is part of Leslie County. Hyden has 1.28 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hyden population is 461, which has grown 125.98% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.45% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hyden median household income is $22,031 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 16.64% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 28.72% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hyden median house value is $67,600 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -10.10% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hyden is worse than the state average in quality. The Hyden area code is 606.