San Francisco, California

Current Temperature ° Population 825,863

Homefacts City Report

San Francisco is located in San Francisco County, CA. The population is 825,863, making San Francisco the largest city in San Francisco County and the 4th largest city in the state of California.

There are 136 public schools in San Francisco with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for San Francisco is moderate, and there are 764 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in San Francisco is low and the median home sales price is $1,272,500.

Cities near San Francisco include Daly City, Broadmoor and Sausalito.

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 32.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 55.2%

Crime Rate

53.78% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 624
  • Violent Crimes: 711
  • Robbery: 364
  • Burglary: 571
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

42.40% Lower than national avg.
  • 764 offenders in San Francisco
  • 9.25 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $899,000
  • Median Sales Price: $1,272,500
  • Foreclosures: 263
  • Homes For Sale: 175
  • Homes For Rent: 11

Environmental Hazards

2,398 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 16
  • Registered Polluters: 20
  • Superfunds: 49
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,313

Unemployment

Low 2.4%
  • California unemployment average: 4.2%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

136 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 136 K-12 public schools in San Francisco, CA and 96 private schools. Homefacts rates San Francisco's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

764 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$899,000 compared to December 2016
Median Sales Price
$1,272,500 compared to December 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.5%
  • Rented
    58.7%
  • Owned
    32.8%

175 Homes For Sale View All

$699,000
945 Corbett Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94131
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$50,000
940 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94102
-- Beds | -- Baths
$795,000
4928 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,175,000
2 Hawkins Lane
San Francisco, CA 94124
3 Beds | 2 Baths

263 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$450,777
Lawton
San Francisco, CA 94122
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$432,208
Russ
San Francisco, CA 94103
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$14,845
Harriet
San Francisco, CA 94103
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$784,624
Kirkham
San Francisco, CA 94122
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,711 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of San Francisco, CA issued 2,711 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,711 permits, 35 were issued for single family homes and 2,676 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of San Francisco, CA issued 4,474 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4,474 permits, 54 were issued for single family homes and 4,420 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

11 Rental Properties View All

$1,179,000
910 Corbett Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94131
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,179,000
910 Corbett Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94131
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$5,500
555 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
-- Beds | -- Baths
$19,500
4318 26th Street
San Francisco, CA 94131
4 Beds | 5 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2398 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in San Francisco, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in San Francisco, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in San Francisco, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in San Francisco, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (445/456)
    San Francisco, CA has 97.59% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    San Francisco, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.82 Average
    San Francisco, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.97°
  • February 51.9°
  • March 54.27°
  • April 56.38°
  • May 58.6°
  • June 61.81°
  • July 62.68°
  • August 63.65°
  • September 64.9°
  • October 62.9°
  • November 56.17°
  • December 49.54°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for San Francisco, CA

Earthquakes
San Francisco, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
San Francisco, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
San Francisco, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
San Francisco, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in San Francisco, CA: $92,094

Unemployment

Unemployment in San Francisco is 2.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.2% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 25.59%
White Collar - 74.41%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Nancy Pelosi
  • Barbara Lee
  • Jackie Speier

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

22 FCC Towers view all

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