Hayward is located in northwest Wisconsin. Hayward is between the Sawyer, Washburn county. Hayward has 3.12 square miles of land area and 0.23 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hayward population is 1,951, which has shrunk 8.36% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 6.73% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hayward median household income is $27,100 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 4.65% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 20.43% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hayward median house value is $129,100 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -57.63% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 47.86% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hayward is worse than the state average in quality. The Hayward area code is 715.