Hay Springs, NE has a population of 513 and is the 19,379th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,363 per sq mi which is 5588% higher than the Nebraska average and 1405% higher than the national average. The median age in Hay Springs is 61 which is approximately 68% higher than the Nebraska average of 36. In Hay Springs, 70% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 69% of Hay Springs residents were born in Nebraska, 30% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.