Hayes Center, NE has a population of 301 and is the 22,488th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,115 per sq mi which is 4554% higher than the Nebraska average and 1131% higher than the national average. The median age in Hayes Center is 46 which is approximately 27% higher than the Nebraska average of 36. In Hayes Center, 76% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 10% speak Spanish. 68% of Hayes Center residents were born in Nebraska, 23% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.