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Denver, CO vs San Francisco, CA

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- The median age of a home in Denver is 50.0% younger than the median age of a home in San Francisco.


Housing
 Denver, COSan Francisco, CAUnited States
 Median Home Age507541
 Median Home Cost$534,100$1,471,200$291,700
 Home Appr. Last 12 months13.3%2.1%15.0%
 Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.43.0%20.2%42.4%
 Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.128.7%104.7%77.0%
 Property Tax Rate$4.9$6.4$11.4
 Homes Owned46.7%34.2%56.2%
 Housing Vacant6.3%8.9%12.1%
 Homes Rented47.0%56.8%31.6%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Denver, COSan Francisco, CAUnited States
 Average Rent$2,120$4,030$1,681
 Studio Apartment$1,177$2,073$949
 1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,299$2,579$1,048
 2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,580$3,135$1,278
 3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,120$4,030$1,681
 4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,382$4,385$1,950
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 Vacant Housing
 Denver, COSan Francisco, CAUnited States
 Vacant For Rent2.2%1.7%2.0%
 Vacant Rented0.8%0.6%0.4%
 Vacant For Sale0.4%0.3%0.9%
 Vacant Sold0.3%1.2%0.5%
 Vacant Vacation0.9%2.1%4.0%
 Vacant Other1.7%2.9%4.3%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Denver, COSan Francisco, CAUnited States
 Less Than $20,0000.7%0.9%2.7%
 $20,000 to $39,9990.5%0.1%2.7%
 $40,000 to $59,9990.4%0.1%3.4%
 $60,000 to $79,9990.5%0.2%4.7%
 $80,000 to $99,9990.9%0.2%5.5%
 $100,000 to $149,9993.3%0.4%13.3%
 $150,000 to $199,9996.8%0.3%14.0%
 $200,000 to $299,99919.5%1.2%19.6%
 $300,000 to $399,99919.3%1.8%12.2%
 $400,000 to $499,99915.3%2.1%7.1%
 $500,000 to $749,99919.9%13.6%8.2%
 $750,000 to $999,9997.4%21.2%3.2%
 $1,000,000 to $1,499,9993.5%27.8%1.8%
 $1,500,000 to $1,999,9991.1%14.2%0.7%
 $2,000,000 and over1.0%15.7%0.9%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Denver, COSan Francisco, CAUnited States
 2015 and Newer5.2%1.9%2.5%
 2010 to 20143.9%1.8%2.7%
 2000 to 200911.3%6.6%14.0%
 1990 to 19996.6%4.3%13.9%
 1980 to 19897.4%5.3%13.4%
 1970 to 197914.2%7.6%15.2%
 1960 to 19696.6%4.3%13.9%
 1950 to 195915.0%8.4%10.3%
 1940 to 19496.6%9.1%4.9%
 1939 or Earlier18.9%46.8%12.6%

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Reviews for Denver    466 Reviews
Denver has so much to offer! - 8/9/2021
I've lived in Denver for 30 years and can't imagine calling any other place home. Yeah, the traffic stinks. You'll hate your life driving on I-25 during rush hour or... Read More

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Hometown Denver girl disgusted - 7/29/2021
I was born in Denver. I live only 2.1 miles away from where I was born 50 years ago. I have always loved Denver... Read More

Beautiful Denver has been ruined by liberals. - 7/18/2021
Moved to Denver for retirement in 2016. Can't take it any longer, so moving out next month. City management is atrocious. The liberals have made it a haven for... Read More

Reviews for San Francisco    149 Reviews
believe the bad things you hear about this place - 10/5/2021
from a single guy's perspective. let's start this review from 2017. I moved here to be near to my sister who also relocated, and also to attend Cal State East Bay in... Read More

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A Balanced Review After 10 Years - 4/28/2021
I've lived in San Francisco for ten years. I thought I would write a balanced review for people looking to move here. My family is from places like Boise, Atlanta,... Read More

Balanced Review from 10 Year Resident - 4/16/2021
I've lived in San Francisco for ten years. I thought I would write a balanced review for people looking to move here. My family is from places like Boise, Atlanta,... Read More

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ZIPS IN DENVER, COLORADO
80219, 80239, 80123, 80231, 80210, 80220, 80211, 80204, 80205, 80249, 32 total
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