South San Francisco, California 

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Health in South San Francisco, California

Health is ranked on a scale of 1 (worst) to 100 (best).

South San Francisco air quality is 75. (The US average is 58.)
This is based on new measures of hazardous air pollutants from the EPA, called the National Air Toxics Assessment. This analysis models respiratory illness and cancer risk down to the zip code level, providing better detail and insight than the previous analysis based solely on results from air monitoring stations.

South San Francisco water quality is 45. (The US average is 55.)
Note that this is a measure of Watershed quality, not the water that comes from your faucet. The EPA has stated that a healthy watershed is closely related to drinking water quality. The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators such as pH, chemicals, metals, and bacteria.

South San Francisco Superfund Index is 98. (The US average is 87.)
The EPA's Superfund program is responsible for cleaning up some of our nation's most contaminated land. Our index is based on the number of active Superfund sites (over 15,000 in the United States), with particular attention paid to those on the National Priorities List which pose the greatest health danger.


QUICK FACTS
- There are 302 physicians per 100,000 population in South San Francisco. The US average is 210 per 100,000 people.
- Commuting can effect your health. The average person in South San Francisco commutes 27.4 minutes one-way, which is longer than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
AIR QUALITY DISEASE RISK

  HEALTHSouth San Francisco, CaliforniaUnited States
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    Reviews for South San Francisco    5 Reviews
    SSF is probably the most misunderstood city in the - 6/21/2013
    It's amazing, but many, many people, including people who live in SF, think that SSF is just a part of SF. Not true. We're right across the highway from SFO, which is... Read More

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    Cloudy Days - 7/5/2008
    One frustrating thing about South City weather is the number of overcast & foggy days, as compared to other nearby cities on the Peninsula. You can literally look... Read More

    Bayview Hunters Point - 6/30/2006
    Been living in bayview hunters point for about 12 years now. What I can say that it's a rough place to live, no one cares about us and the mayor of San Francisco... Read More


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