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Hayward is a city in Sawyer County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after Anthony Judson Hayward, sawmill owner.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Hayward. For links to other places called Hayward, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Hayward is 46.013N. The longitude is -91.484W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,191 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,245.


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Median household income
Local
$28,421
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hayward demographic reports
Once a lumber town
Local festivals include:
  • Musky Festival - June 22-24, 2007
  • Sawyer County Fair - Aug. 2-5, 2007
  • Fall Festival - Sept. 22, 2007
  • Honor the Earth Pow-wow - July 20-22, 2007
  • Moose Lake Festival - Aug. 4, 2007
  • Dakota Avenue Blues Festival - Aug. 18, 2007
  • October Blues Fest - Oct. 20, 2007
Dates often change. Check Hayward web sites and events links in the sections below.
Hayward attractions: Raging Rapids Water Slide, Wilderness Walk Zoo & Recreation Park, casino
Historic sites and museums: National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, Sawyer County Historical Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Hayward demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Sawyer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54843 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

26% of Hayward residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hayward ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hayward was $16,658, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

18% of Hayward residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Hayward, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $387.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $721.


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Libraries in Hayward include Hayward Carnegie Library, Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa College Community ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Hayward include Sawyer County Record

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Sawyer County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hayward political report.

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The average commute time for Hayward workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Hayward include Americinn of Hayward, Best Northern Pine Inn, Comfort Suites Hayward, Grand Pines Resort, Hayward Inn & Suites, Super 8.

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