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Living in Bernal Heights San Francisco

Bernal Heights is the 39th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with 26,070 residents.

Bernal Heights has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Portola, Glen Park, Noe Valley, Silver Terrace, Mission, Excelsior and Eureka Valley / Dolores Heights / Castro.

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Walk Score of Bernal Heights, San Francisco, CA

Bernal Heights is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Precita Park Cafe

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Coso Square

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Bernal Heights San Francisco.

Bernal Heights is the 39th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 85.

Find apartments in San Francisco's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown, Financial District and Downtown.

Bernal Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Bernal Heights to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

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Population

37 Parnassus / Ashbury 86 78 70 5,106
38 Central Richmond 86 74 80 23,072
39 Bernal Heights 85 82 73 26,070
40 St. Francis Wood 84 77 65 1,670
41 Potrero Hill 84 75 66 10,684

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 170 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Bernal Heights.

People in Bernal Heights can walk to an average of 12 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Baby Blues BBQ

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Rico Pan Bakery Salvadoreno

Restaurant Choices Map

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Transit Score of Bernal Heights, San Francisco, CA

Bernal Heights has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Bernal Heights San Francisco apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Bernal Heights has excellent public transportation and about 13 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Bernal Heights on public transit.

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Bernal Heights has about 35 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Bernal Heights, San Francisco, CA

Bernal Heights is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Bernal Heights

= Lowest Crime

Bernal Heights has average property crime and more personal crime per person than the San Francisco average.

Bernal Heights Crime Rate

Compared to all San Francisco neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Bernal Heights San Francisco?

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Bernal Heights Park

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Zante Pizza & Indian Cuisine

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Mitchell's Ice Cream

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Alemany Farmers' Market

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Precita Food Mart

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Precita Park

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