Hayward, WI


Highest Appreciating Hayward Neighborhoods Since 2000

Hayward, WI Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Hayward Housing Market Information

With a population of 2,296, 1,009 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $163,979, Hayward real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Hayward, accounting for 54.21% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Hayward include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 23.10%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.83%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 5.13%).

People in Hayward primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Hayward has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Hayward built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Hayward built between 1940-1969 ( 26.86%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 12.35%). There's also some housing in Hayward built before 1939 ( 10.43%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Hayward. Fully 19.09% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Hayward homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Hayward real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Hayward Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Hayward's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.37% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Hayward's appreciation rate, at 3.88%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Hayward's appreciation rate has been 0.52%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.09%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Hayward's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Wisconsin.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,058,000 0.0
$794,001 - $1,058,000 0.0
$529,001 - $794,000 0.2
$423,001 - $529,000 1.2
$317,001 - $423,000 7.2
$212,001 - $317,000 21.1
$106,001 - $212,000 47.6
$53,001 - $106,000 15.1
$0 - $53,000 7.7

Average for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
44.0818000703152 55.64681724846

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Hayward Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
39.56% 1.95% 8 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$848 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 47.98
Renters 52.02
Vacant 19.09

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 12.3
1970 - 1999 50.4
1940 - 1969 26.9
1939 or Older 10.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 54.2
Townhomes 4.7
Small Apt. Buildings 23.1
Apt. Complexes 12.8
Mobile Homes 5.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.08
1 Bedroom 19.01
2 Bedrooms 40.50
3 Bedrooms 34.56
4 Bedrooms 3.37
5 or more bedrooms 2.49

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