Hayward SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
4

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Hayward, California Info Snack

Hayward (/hewrd/; formerly, Haywards, Haywards Station, and Haywood) is a city located in Alameda County, California in the East Bay subregion of the San Francisco Bay Area. With a 2014 population of 149,392, Hayward is the sixth largest city in the Bay Area and the third largest in Alameda County. Hayward was ranked as the 37th most populous municipality in California. It is included in the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont Metropolitan Statistical Area by the US Census. It is located primarily between Castro Valley and Union City, and lies at the eastern terminus of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge. The city was devastated early in its history by the 1868 Hayward earthquake. From the early 20th century until the beginning of the 1980s, Hayward's economy was dominated by its now defunct food canning and salt production industries.
Population
156,917
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
10.5%
Median Home
$462,000
Median Income
$74,927
Median Rent
$1,562

1 Reviews & Comments About Hayward

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

08/01/2018

The crime was low. The community college offer good classes for residents of California at affordable rates. The area is quiet and peaceful.

Favorite place was to go to the Mall nearby the place I lived.

Rankings for Hayward in California

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Map Of Hayward, CA

Population over time in Hayward

Year Population % Change
2017 156,917 1.6%
2016 154,507 1.4%
2015 152,401 1.9%
2014 149,596 1.7%
2013 147,163 1.4%
2012 145,165 1.6%
2011 142,936 1.0%
2010 141,498 -

Crime in Hayward Per 100k

Crime Hayward CA USA
Violent Crime 348.8 449.3 382.9
Murder 3.1 4.6 5.3
Robbery 189.6 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 112.8 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 3111.8 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 298.6 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1697.5 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 1115.7 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Hayward

White
17.1% (26,894)
African American
9.7% (15,278)
American Indian
0.3% (476)
Asian
25.8% (40,479)
Hawaiian
2.2% (3,505)
Other
0.1% (173)
Two Or More
4.3% (6,677)
Hispanic
40.4% (63,435)
Race Hayward CA USA
White 17.1% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 9.7% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 25.8% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 2.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 40.4% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Hayward, California

Less than $10,000
4.2% (659,051)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (470,751)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (1,114,110)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (1,098,419)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (1,694,703)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (2,824,506)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (2,243,913)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (3,012,806)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (1,380,869)
$200,000 or more
7.8% (1,223,952)
Income Hayward CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 7.8% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Hayward

Female
50.8% (79,669)
Male
49.2% (77,247)
Gender Hayward CA USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hayward for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.5% (16,513)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (12,561)
High School / GED
26.3% (41,249)
Some College
21.2% (33,230)
Associate's Degree
7.2% (11,268)
Bachelor's Degree
19.4% (30,486)
Master's Degree
5.6% (8,752)
Professional Degree
0.8% (1,286)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,568)
Education Hayward CA USA
< 9th Grade 10.5% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.3% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 21.2% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.2% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.4% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.6% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.6% 1.4%

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