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Hayward, Missouri
Location of Hayward, Missouri
Location of Hayward, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°23′46″N 89°39′58″W / 36.39611°N 89.66611°W / 36.39611; -89.66611Coordinates: 36°23′46″N 89°39′58″W / 36.39611°N 89.66611°W / 36.39611; -89.66611
Country United States
State Missouri
County Pemiscot
Area
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
282 ft (86 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 131
 • Density 524.0/sq mi (202.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 29-31186
GNIS feature ID 0719270

Hayward is a census-designated place and former village in Pemiscot County, Missouri, United States. The population was 131 at the 2010 census.

History

An early variant name was "Fisher", after John J. Fisher, an early settler. A post office called Fisher was established in 1880. The present name is after one Mr. Hayward, another early citizen. A post office called Hayward has been in operation since 1895.

The village disincorporated in 2000. Hayward is now an unincorporated community classified by the Census Bureau as a census-designated place.

Geography

Hayward is located at 36°23′46″N 89°39′58″W / 36.396184°N 89.666114°W / 36.396184; -89.666114.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 131 people, 49 households, and 39 families living in the CDP. The population density was 524.0 inhabitants per square mile (202.3/km2). There were 56 housing units at an average density of 224.0 per square mile (86.5/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.24% White and 0.76% from two or more races.

There were 49 households, of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.2% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 20.4% were non-families. 18.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 2.92.

The median age in the CDP was 38.5 years. 24.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.4% were from 25 to 44; 33.6% were from 45 to 64; and 11.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the CDP was 46.6% male and 53.4% female.

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