San Francisco, California 

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Population

866,606

+9.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$78,378

Median Home Price

$1,471,200

Median Age

38.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 7.6

summer / winter

San Francisco Gifts

Best Places to Live in San Francisco, California

Regional center - Northern California coast at the head of San Francisco Bay. September, August and October are the most pleasant months in San Francisco, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: 94112, 94110, 94122, 94109, 94116, 94121, 94117, 94134, 94118, 94115, 27 total
Cost of Living: 169.3% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 155 ft above sea level
San Francisco, CA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Year round climate
Attractive setting
Arts & culture
Cons
Soft economy
Crowding
Extreme living costs


What Bert Has To Say About San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward Metro Area

A world-class city in every respect, the stunningly beautiful and culturally rich San Francisco is not only a unique place to visit but also to live. The area has a lot going for it: exceptional arts and cultural activities, plenty of history and sense of place, a strong commercial and financial core; and all the education and services anyone could want. The climate is one of the most unusual in the world, and the area is among the most ethnically and socially diverse in the country. The many world-famous tourist attractions- Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the cable car system, hilltop residential enclaves, and the wine country to the north- mix with considerable local entertainment and culture to make the city one of the most interesting and fun places to live in the country.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in San Francisco is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. San Francisco jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, San Francisco's cost of living is 169.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare San Francisco's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, August and October are the most pleasant months in San Francisco, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, San Francisco county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 85.3% to 12.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
San Francisco's population is 866,606 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in San Francisco is Real Estate: $1,471,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%.

SCHOOLS
San Francisco public schools spend $12,975 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.7 students per teacher in San Francisco. More Education



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Housing Market in San Francisco

It's a good time to buy in San Francisco. Home Appreciation is up 2.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in San Francisco is $1,471,200.
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Reviews for San Francisco   149 Reviews
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A Balanced Review After 10 Years - 4/28/2021
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ZIP CODES IN SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
94112, 94110, 94122, 94109, 94116, 94121, 94117, 94134, 94118, 94115, 27 total

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