How does Hayward’s RPTT compare to that of nearby cities?

Currently, Hayward has one of the lowest RPTTs among cities in Alameda County. If voters approve Measure T and adjust the RPTT to $8.50 per $1,000, Hayward’s will still be among the lowest rates in Alameda. Rates elsewhere per $1,000 of value are:

  • $15 in Oakland and Berkeley
  • $13 in Piedmont
  • $12 in Emeryville and Alameda
  • $11.50 in Albany
  • $6 in San Leandro