Hayden, Indiana

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Hayden, Indiana
Location of Hayden in Jennings County, Indiana
Location of Hayden in Jennings County, Indiana
Hayden is located in Indiana
Location of Hayden in Jennings County, Indiana
Hayden is located in the United States
Hayden (the United States)
Coordinates: 38°58′59″N 85°44′26″W / 38.98306°N 85.74056°W / 38.98306; -85.74056Coordinates: 38°58′59″N 85°44′26″W / 38.98306°N 85.74056°W / 38.98306; -85.74056
CountryUnited States
 • Total2.47 sq mi (6.41 km2)
 • Land2.47 sq mi (6.41 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
620 ft (190 m)
 • Total521
 • Density211/sq mi (81.3/km2)
ZIP code
GNIS feature ID435914[1]
FIPS code18-32584

Hayden (also Hardenburgh or Six Mile) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in central Spencer Township, Jennings County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 521.[2]


It lies along CR700W, west of the town of Vernon, the county seat of Jennings County.[3] U.S. Route 50 passes through the CDP south of the village center; the highway leads northeast 7 miles (11 km) to North Vernon and west 8 miles (13 km) to Seymour.

The elevation of Hayden is 620 feet (190 m), and it is located at 38°58′59″N 85°44′26″W / 38.98306°N 85.74056°W / 38.98306; -85.74056 (38.9831094, -85.7405275).[4] The Hayden post office has the ZIP code of 47245.[5]


Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[6]


Hayden was platted in 1854.[7]

Notable people[edit]


The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Hayden has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[8]


  1. ^ "Hayden, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Hayden CDP, Indiana". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved May 18, 2018.
  3. ^ DeLorme. Indiana Atlas & Gazetteer. 3rd ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 2004, p. 52. ISBN 0-89933-319-2.
  4. ^ Geographic Names Information System Feature Detail Report, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-02-14. Accessed 2008-06-01.
  5. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  7. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 160. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. This village was platted in 1854.
  8. ^ Climate Summary for Hayden, Indiana