Hayward, Wisconsin

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Hayward is located in Wisconsin
Location within the state of Wisconsin
Coordinates: 46°0′36″N 91°28′50″W / 46.01000°N 91.48056°W / 46.01000; -91.48056Coordinates: 46°0′36″N 91°28′50″W / 46.01000°N 91.48056°W / 46.01000; -91.48056
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Sawyer
 • Mayor Bill Swintkowski[1]
 • Total 3.36 sq mi (8.70 km2)
 • Land 3.13 sq mi (8.11 km2)
 • Water 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 2,318
 • Estimate (2011[4]) 2,323
 • Density 740.6/sq mi (285.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 54843[5]
Area code(s) 715 & 534[6]
FIPS code 55-33450[7]
GNIS feature ID 1583370[8]
Website www.cityofhaywardwi.gov

Hayward is a city in Sawyer County, Wisconsin, United States, It is on the Namekagon River. As of the 2010 census, 2,318 people lived there. Hayward is the county seat of Sawyer County. The city is surrounded by the Town of Hayward.

History[change | change source]

Hayward was named for Anthony Judson Hayward, who built a sawmill there.[9]

Geography[change | change source]

The city has a total area of 3.36 square miles (8.70 km2). Of this, 3.13 square miles (8.11 km2) is land and 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2) is water.[2]

Sister city[change | change source]

Hayward officially has one sister city:

Norway Lillehammer, Norway

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