Zip Code 94542 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHayward
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Alameda
Area Code341 / 510
Current Population:12717
Racial Majority:White 33.96%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 38.3%
Unemployment Rate:7.6%
Median Household Income$93528
Average Adjusted Gross Income$120170
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range633 - 1145 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.65565200, -122.02801700

Zip Code 94542 Description

Zip Code 94542 is located in the state of California in the San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose metro area. Zip code 94542 is primarily located in Alameda County. The official US Postal Service name for 94542 is HAYWARD, California. Portions of zip code 94542 are contained within or border the city limits of Hayward, CA, Fairview, CA, . The area code for zip code 94542 is 510. 94542 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 94542 is 7.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 94542 increased to 12717 from 11145 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 94542 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 94542 public schools is Hispanic. 40% of students in 94542 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4244 33.96% 4443 -4%
 Black Or African American 1575 12.6% 1794 -12%
 Hispanic 2863 22.91% 2576 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1% 35 -66%
 Asian 2707 21.66% 2942 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 174 1.39% 178 -2%
 Other Race 37 0.26% 37 -11%
 Two Or More Races 712 7.12% 712 +25%

Zip Code 94542 Race/Ethnicity

 White 14.1%
 Black Or African American 16.1%
 Hispanic 38.3%
 Asian 18.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 11.8%

Zip Code 94542 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1271711145
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households4315
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$93528
Income Under $50K Per Year21.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.90%
94542 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 15Eric SwalwellDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$466309
Average Real Estate Sale Price$500657
Current Unemployment Level 7.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 1 - 10

Zip Code 94542 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40424446495356565551443948
Avg Max Temp (°F)55606367717679807973635668
Avg Precip (In.)4.944.433.521.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA
CBSA Type94542
CBSA Population4394426
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
Hayward Highland