Hayward, CA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Hayward is $2,101, a 3% decrease compared to the previous year.
Average Rent in Hayward, CA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$2,101||-3%||819 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Hayward, CA apartment is 819 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on unit type, with cheap and luxury alternatives for houses and apartments alike. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
Hayward, CA Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,00055%
Hayward, CA Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households25%
- Owner-occupied Households74%
12,280 or 25% of the households in Hayward, CA are renter-occupied while 35,488 or 74% are owner-occupied.
Hayward, CA Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Hayward, CA By Neighborhood
|Harder - Tennyson||$2,118|
|Mission - Garin||$2,118|
|Tennyson - Alquire||$2,118|
|Whitman - Mocine||$2,118|
|Mission - Foothill||$2,111|
|Upper B Street||$2,087|
|Longwood - Winton Grove||$2,070|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Hayward are Glen Eden, where the average rent goes for $2,034/month, Mt. Eden, where renters pay $2,034/mo on average, and Southgate, where the average rent goes for $2,034/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Longwood - Winton Grove ($2,070), North Hayward ($2,087), and Upper B Street ($2,087), where the asking prices are below the average Hayward rent of $2,101/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Hayward are Tennyson - Alquire ($2,118), Whitman - Mocine ($2,118) and Hayward Highland ($2,122).
The most popular neighborhood in Hayward is Harder - Tennyson, where there are 3 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $2,118. Next up is Mission - Garin, where apartments go for $2,118/month, followed by Santa Clara with $2,108 If you’re looking to rent in Hayward’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out Glen Eden, where renters pay $2,034 on average, and Longwood - Winton Grove, where the average monthly rent is $2,070.
Hayward | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Burbank is 1% lower than in Fairway Park
Burbank rent is 1% higher than Hayward average
Fairway Park rent is 1% higher than Hayward average
How Hayward Compares to Other Cities
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