Situated within the San Francisco - Oakland metropolitan area, Upper B Street is a neighborhood within Hayward, California.
The character of Upper B Street is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of Hayward is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, it is easy to access public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy.
In Upper B Street, around 45% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The average year of construction for houses in this neighborhood is 1964. This area also has a variety of housing size options; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about two thirds of the properties in Upper B Street while the remainder are occupied by owners.
It is straightforward to reach the closest supermarket by walking from most houses for sale in this area. Likewise, those who are fond of eating in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of choices in this neighborhood. In terms of education, primary as well as high schools are convenient to access on foot from any location in Upper B Street.
Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are well-suited for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. On the other hand, this neighborhood is not very bike-friendly since the cycling infrastructure is rather limited, and there is a significant amount of hills. Getting around by public transit is at times difficult in Upper B Street. Nonetheless, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. However, this neighborhood is a very convenient part of Hayward for getting around by car. Many houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and it is convenient to come across a place to park.