Hythe is a hundred of Kent that forms part of the Lathe of Shepway. It is bounded by Worth to the west; by Street to the north-west; by Heane to the north-east; and by Folkestone to the east. It had a population of 8,715 in 2011.
It comprises the ancient parishes of:
*: Mostly in Bircholt Franchise, but also extends into Newchurch, Street and Worth hundreds.
†: Extends into Worth hundred.