Hayward, CA

Alameda County

What you need to know about Hayward, CA

Hayward is located in Alameda County, California. The population is 30% White, 9% Black, 18% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 12% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 31% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $62,691 and the median home value is $339,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Hayward, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Hayward has a Walk Score ® of 51.


Homes Owned 52.50%
52.50% Complete
Homes Rented 47.50%
47.50% Complete

Real Estate

In Hayward, California

Ready to move to Hayward? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Hayward.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Hayward, California

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Hayward rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Hayward, California

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Hayward.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Hayward, California

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Hayward.


Bachelor’s Degree 24%
24% Complete
Graduated High School 80%
80% Complete

Hayward, CA's Livability Rankings