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San Francisco, CA vs Oakland, CA

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Highlights
- Oakland is 0% more densely populated than San Francisco.
- People are 2.0% less likely to be married in Oakland.
- The Median Age is 1.9 years younger in Oakland.


People
 San Francisco, CAOakland, CAUnited States
 864,263417,442321,004,407
 49.0%51.2%50.8%
 51.0%48.8%49.2%
 38.336.437.8
 space3
 789,172386,909308,745,538
 776,733399,484285,036,114
 723,959372,242251,960,433
 11.3%4.5%12.6%
 19.4%12.1%27.4%
 space4
 18,442.37,468.690.9
 46.955.93,531,905.4
 185.022.0264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 San Francisco, CAOakland, CAUnited States
 4.5%6.2%6.2%
 3.6%5.4%6.4%
 3.3%5.4%6.5%
 1.9%3.0%3.9%
 2.5%3.1%4.1%
 5.1%5.3%5.6%
 23.0%19.1%13.7%
 15.9%15.8%12.7%
 13.5%12.7%13.4%
 6.0%6.1%6.7%
 5.9%5.4%6.0%
 7.9%7.4%8.6%
 4.5%3.4%4.4%
 2.4%1.7%1.9%
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 Race
 San Francisco, CAOakland, CAUnited States
 40.8%27.3%61.5%
 5.1%23.6%12.3%
 33.9%15.8%5.3%
 0.2%0.4%0.7%
 0.3%0.6%0.2%
 0.5%0.4%0.2%
 3.9%5.0%2.3%
 15.3%27.0%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 San Francisco, CAOakland, CAUnited States
 41.1%40.3%50.2%
     39.8%37.9%48.2%
     1.4%2.4%2.0%
 58.9%59.7%49.8%
     45.8%44.9%33.1%
     8.3%10.2%10.9%
     4.7%4.6%5.8%
 space5
 2.352.582.63
 358,772159,448118,825,921
 168,73888,22178,298,703
     28.8%29.8%31.1%
     46.3%33.6%42.3%
 190,03471,22740,527,218
     10.0%21.2%16.3%
     14.8%15.4%10.3%

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Reviews for San Francisco    139 Reviews
Poopers Delight - 7/31/2019
An outdoorsy "Poopers Paradise". Techno Geek millennial Hipster nerds love it. Diner's with a window seat at the ever diminishing San Francisco eateries, not so... Read More

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Okay - 7/3/2019
It's pretty okay there. I went there to visit Pier 39, Coit Tower, and Alcatraz. Those places were pretty great, although traffic sucks. I spent about an hour that day... Read More

San Francisco ZERO quality of life (Not kidding) - 3/9/2019
Lived here in San Francisco for 8 years now, and fed up with the whole city. I was lured in by a high salary and position at a tech company. I grew up poor in a small... Read More

Reviews for Oakland    30 Reviews
best place ived lived - 8/8/2011
january 24,2003 was when i arrived in oakland.i have fond memories there people were very helpful towards me,non biased treated me like the norm.when i was looking to... Read More

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The Real Oakland - 7/25/2010
The real Oakland is not what the media portrays. It is a beautiful city. The topography is awesome. Oakland is one of the most diverse cities in the... Read More

I Simply Love Oakland - 3/13/2010
I lived in San Francisco; yet, I spent more time in the Oakland parks and museums than I did in the same of my own city. If I was in CA, today, I'd see Oakland first,... Read More

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ZIPS IN SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
94112, 94110, 94122, 94109, 94116, 94121, 94117, 94134, 94118, 94115, 27 total
ZIPS IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA
94601, 94605, 94611, 94606, 94603, 94621, 94610, 94602, 94608, 94607, 15 total

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