Hayward, CA Livability Score

Hayward, CA is Very Livable
  • • Hayward is ranked #516 in California
  • • Hayward is ranked #8949 in the USA
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Income per Capita
  • Sunny Weather
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Local AmenitiesB+

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The Locals

Population (2013)144,18638,332,521316,128,839
Population (2000)139,89533,871,648281,421,906
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%58%58%
Have children (under 18yrs)53%52%48%
African American11%4%8%
Speak English51%69%88%
Speak Spanish27%22%7%
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  • May 07, 2010
Hayward - Make it your home!"Home prices in the Bay Area are so expensive," said a friend of mine recently. "I just can't afford to live here any more." Hmmm. Have you tried looking for homes in Hayward? This city doesn't have the high-profile glamor image that SanRead full review

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Neighborhoods in & around Hayward, CA

Harder-Tennyson, Hayward0.3Santa Clara, Hayward1.8
Whitman-Mocine, Hayward0.5Burbank, Hayward1.9
Jackson Triangle, Hayward0.8Mt Eden, Hayward2
Southgate, Hayward1.2Hayward Highland, Hayward2.1
Tennyson-Alquire, Hayward1.4Longwood-Winton Grove, Hayward2.1
Mission-Garin, Hayward1.4Upper B Street, Hayward2.6
Glen Eden, Hayward1.5North Hayward, Hayward2.7
Mission-Foothill, Hayward1.5Fairway Park, Hayward2.9
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