Hayward Real Estate Market Overview

Could Hayward, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Hayward. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Hayward such as Union Ci...ty and San Leandro. When you’re ready, Trulia has 140 resale and new homes in Hayward lined up for you, including 3 open houses, and 160 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$545,000

Median Sales Price

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$391

Price Per Sqft

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$2,675

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Hayward show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Hayward for Oct 5 to Jan 4 was $545,000 based on 243 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Hayward was $391, an increase of 10% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Hayward for Dec 5 to Jan 5 was $2,675.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Hayward can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1,062

Counts of Arrest

181

Counts of Theft

108

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Hayward

There are 43 schools in Hayward.

Elementary Schools
7

Burbank Elementary School

Public, K - 6

5

Golden Oak Montessori Of Hayward School

Public, 1 - 8

5

Palma Ceia Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

Middle Schools
5

Golden Oak Montessori Of Hayward School

Public, 1 - 8

5

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

5

Bret Harte Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
9

Leadership Public Schools - Hayward

Public, 9 - 12

4

Mount Eden High School

Public, 9 - 12

4

Hayward High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Hayward by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
27%
Single residents
Home owners
57%
Home owners
Median age
34
Median age
Household income
$60,167
Median household income
College educated
28%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Hayward commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
90% commute by car
0% commute by bike
8% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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