StatisticHaywardCaliforniaNational
Population154,50739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,39325691
Median age34.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%46%43%
Speak English42%56%79%
Speak Spanish32%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hayward is 1225% higher than California
  • The median age in Hayward is 4% lower than California
  • In Hayward 41.21% of the population is White
  • In Hayward 11.38% of the population is Black
  • In Hayward 25.55% of the population is Asian

Compare Hayward, CA Demographics

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      Hayward population breakdown by race

      RaceHaywardCaliforniaNational
      White41.21%61.26%73.35%
      Black11.38%5.85%12.63%
      Asian25.55%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.75%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian2.30%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race6.19%4.62%3.06%
      Other race12.62%13.28%4.75%
      In Hayward, 40.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Hayward age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Hayward, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).