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94541, 94542, 94544, 94545

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The population of Hayward is approximately 123,000 (2000), 144186 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 42,216 (1990), 45365 (2010).

The amount of land area in Hayward is 112.541 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Hayward is 61 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 48.467 sq kilometers.
The distance from Hayward to Washington DC is 2559 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 71 miles. (as the crow flies)
Hayward is positioned 37.62 degrees north of the equator and 122.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Hayward elevation is 111 feet above sea level.
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Hayward location: on the east shore of the San Francisco Bay, 25 miles southeast of San Francisco, 14 miles south of Oakland, 26 miles north of San Jose, and 10 miles west of the Livermore Valley

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Hayward history:

William Hayward was the founder of Hayward in 1852. He bought 40 acres in what is now the downtown area. The area flourished due to its good location, nice climate and fertile soil. After World War II, there was a large growth period. Since the 1960's, the growth has become more stable, but still moving forward on a steady basis.
The incorporation date of Hayward: 1876

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Hayward attractions:

Mc Conaghy House
18701 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94541-2247
Phone: 510-276-3010
Please call ahead for hours of operation.

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