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Hayward, California
Carlsbad, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Hayward is 16% more densely populated than Carlsbad.
People are 9% less likely to be married in Carlsbad.
The Median Age is 7.4 years younger in Hayward.

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PEOPLE
 Hayward, CACarlsbad, CAUnited States
 Population158,289113,453321,418,820
 Population - 2010141,49899,753308,745,538
 Population - 2000140,03078,247285,036,114
 Population - 1990111,49863,126251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now41.97%79.73%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now13.04%44.99%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,4843,00791
 Land Area45383,531,905
 Water Area181264,837
 Median Age3441.437.4
 Female Population51.00%49.68%50.81%
 Male Population49.00%50.32%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Hayward, CACarlsbad, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.61%5.83%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.65%6.73%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.22%6.95%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.76%3.64%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.78%2.47%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.21%4.08%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.74%11.12%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.54%15.05%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.18%16.15%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.04%7.19%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.87%5.90%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.50%7.49%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.44%4.93%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.47%2.47%1.85%
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 RACE
 Hayward, CACarlsbad, CAUnited States
 White18.05%74.64%62.77%
 Black11.20%1.16%12.24%
 Asian23.56%7.11%4.95%
 Native American0.25%0.09%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander2.18%0.04%0.16%
 Other0.12%0.12%0.20%
 Two or More Races4.02%2.66%2.13%
 Hispanic40.62%14.18%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic59.38%85.82%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Hayward, CACarlsbad, CAUnited States
 Households45,97242,516116,211,000
 Family Households33,43428,77176,958,100
 Non Family Households12,53813,74539,253,000
 Household Size3.22.562.63
 Married Population47.98%57.26%50.58%
 Single Population52.02%42.74%49.42%
 Now Married45.29%56.23%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.69%1.03%2.17%
 Never Married38.60%26.29%32.55%
 Widowed5.49%4.82%5.95%
 Divorced7.94%11.64%10.92%
 Married, w/children34.67%35.84%31.68%
 Married, no children32.35%46.18%41.44%
 Single, w/children19.10%10.50%16.94%
 Single, no children13.88%7.48%9.95%
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