In 2017, Hayes County, NE had a population of 957 people with a median age of 42.7 and a median household income of $44,946. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hayes County, NE declined from 1,013 to 957, a -5.53% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,602 to $44,946, a 0.771% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hayes County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.8%), White (Hispanic) (5.43%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.313%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.313%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (0.104%). N/A% of the people in Hayes County, NE speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Hayes County, NE is $77,500, and the homeownership rate is 66.9%. Most people in Hayes County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hayes County, NE is 2 cars per household.