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Hayward Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Hayward Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
162,954

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.8%
5 - 17:
15.2%
18 - 24:
9.7%
25 - 34:
17.7%
35 - 54:
26.6%
55 - 64:
12.5%
Over 65 Years:
12.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
7.4%
7.4%
83.1%
83.1%
29.8%
29.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Hayward
USA
$35,983
$35,983
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Hayward
USA
$91,490
$91,490
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.5%

Employment Industries in Hayward

 
Healthcare
Manufacturing
Retail
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Accommodation
Construction
Transportation
Education
Administration
Other
Public Service
Finance
Wholesale
13.9%
13.9%
11.7%
11.7%
10.3%
10.3%
8.5%
8.5%
8.1%
8.1%
7.2%
7.2%
6.8%
6.8%
6.5%
6.5%
5.9%
5.9%
4.9%
4.9%
3.4%
3.4%
3.4%
3.4%
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
White
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
39.5%
39.5%
27.6%
27.6%
16.1%
16.1%
9.4%
9.4%
5.0%
5.0%
2.1%
2.1%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
German
English
Italian
Portuguese
Afghan
French
European
Scottish
Polish
African
Norwegian
Dutch
Iranian
Swedish
Nigerian
Russian
Other Arab
British
Scots-Irish
3.6%
3.6%
3.3%
3.3%
2.4%
2.4%
1.7%
1.7%
1.6%
1.6%
1.2%
1.2%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Chinese
Langs. of India
Vietnamese
Pacific Island languages
Arabic
Portuguese
Korean
African languages
Other Asian languages
Japanese
Native American languages
Urdu
Slavic languages
Russian
Other Indo-European
German/Yiddish
Serbo-Croatian
40.7%
40.7%
31.1%
31.1%
8.0%
8.0%
5.0%
5.0%
4.7%
4.7%
3.0%
3.0%
1.3%
1.3%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Hayward Residents:
38.9%