Best neighborhoods in Hayward

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Glen Eden

Ranked 1st best neighborhood in Hayward

"Wonderful Suburb great place to live"

- smd4newsboys
This was as my title suggests a wonderful suburb, Very typical of california many of the houses look similar if not the same in many of these neighborhoods with the red rooves I think look great. This...
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Ranked 2nd best neighborhood in Hayward

"Big Mall, Okay Place for Young DINKY's"

- StBloomSF
The Southgate neighborhood just to the east of Chabot College is best known as the home of the Southland Mall. It is a pretty typical mall with all the usual suspects in terms of stores: Macys, Victor...
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Mt. Eden

Ranked 3rd best neighborhood in Hayward

"Chabot, New Homes and a Great Commuter Launch Pad"

- StBloomSF
Mt. Eden in Hayward is perhaps best known as the home of Chabot College--one of the Bay Area’s several community colleges. Chabot Community College has been around for over 50 years and has various tr...
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Ranked 4th best neighborhood in Hayward

"Okay for a Year or Two"

- StBloomSF
This is the northeasternmost section of Hayward. As the name indicates it sprawls out from B Street slipping under De Anza and Carlos Bee parks and going from Foothill Boulevard to Center Street, rig...
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Ranked 5th best neighborhood in Hayward

"Maybe for Singles?"

- StBloomSF
The Santa Clara neighborhood is a long mostly residential neighborhood that runs along the eastern shoulder of the Nimitz Freeway from West A Street to Highway 92. Homes here as throughout Hayward ar...
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Unranked Neighborhoods



"Burbank's Central Station"

- StBloomSF
Not to be confused with the large city in SoCal where NBC and other TV studios are located, the Burbank neighborhood in Hayward is one of the most northern neighborhoods in Hayward. Like most neighbo...
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Fairway Park


"Typically Okay Hayward Neighborhood"

- StBloomSF
Fairview Park is the southeastern most neighborhood in Hayward. Like much of Hayward, the neighborhood is made up of older looking Ranch style homes. To the east of Mission Blvd. the neighborhood skir...
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"A Mixed Bag"

- StBloomSF
Located right near the heart of Hayward, the Harder-Tennyson neighborhood is a big squarish neighborhood that is fairly typical of Hayward. It is a mostly residential area filled with the smaller, old...
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"Best Residential Neighborhood in Hayward"

- StBloomSF
Hayward Highland is without a doubt, the best neighborhood in Hayward for those looking for nice residential style houses. This is, of course, what you find throughout the East Bay: when you reach the...
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"Good Eats, Bad Neighborhood"

- StBloomSF
Jackson Triangle is at the heart of Hayward. It is pretty typical in appearance: older Ranch style homes mixed in with boxy apartments for the most part. Rents and homes are fairly inexpensive here. Y...
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"Good Spot for DINKYs in Training"

- StBloomSF
The Longwood-Winton Grove neighborhood in Hayward is just to the east of the Hayward Executive Airport (which mostly serves private jets and that sort of thing). Since that is what people worry ab...
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"Nice Hills but Bad Crime Problem"

- StBloomSF
Mission/Foothill is the neighborhood that is just to the west and north of Cal State Hayward, one of the East Bay’s major universities. This is a hilly neighborhood with older homes perched up along n...
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"One of Hayward's Nicest Neighborhoods"

- StBloomSF
The Mission-Garin neighborhood is on the far southeastern end of Hayward, east of Mission Blvd. and sprawling out onto the hills. As throughout the East Bay, you can always look to the hills for the n...
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"Cool Place to Visit Not Live"

- StBloomSF
Though many locals consider it as a southerly annex to Castro Valley, North Hayward reminds me more of Berkeley. I think that it has a lot to do with all the old bungalows that are here, and the way...
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"Mobile Homes and Contemporary Styles"

- StBloomSF
Tennyson Alquire is the southernmost neighborhood in Hayward. It is largely made up of mobile home parks and newer construction. There are some of the typical Hayward Ranch style homes in parts, with...
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"Great Spot for DINKies and Commuters"

- StBloomSF
The Whitman-Wocine neighborhood in Hayward is perhaps best known as the home of Tennyson High School, one of the high schools in Hayward. Like Hayward High, Tennysons is a solidly middle of the road h...
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