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Living in Fairmount San Francisco

Fairmount is the 70th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with 3,963 residents.

Fairmount has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: St. Marys Park, Noe Valley, Holly Park, Glen Park, Diamond Heights, Mission Terrace and Bernal Heights.

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Walk Score of Fairmount, San Francisco, CA

Fairmount is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Billy Goat Hill Park in Fairmount, San Francisco

Billy Goat Hill Park

Photo of Billy Goat Hill Park in Fairmount, San Francisco

Billy Goat Hill Park

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Fairmount San Francisco.

Fairmount is the 70th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 80.

Find apartments in San Francisco's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown, Downtown-Union Square and Lower Nob Hill.

Fairmount San Francisco Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 84 Chenery St #1 in the Fairmount area
$2,795
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for 2318-20 Castro St - 2320 in the Fairmount area
$3,700
1 bed
Walk Score 80
Rental info for 92 Chenery Street #2 in the Fairmount area
$2,795
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for 3101 Castro Street #A in the Fairmount area
$3,600
2 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for 1678 Dolores Street in the Fairmount area
$4,300
2 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 6 College Avenue in the Fairmount area
$1,250
3 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 18 Harper Street in the Fairmount area
$6,500
3 bed
Walk Score 82
Rental info for 231 30th Street in the Fairmount area
$5,250
2 bed
Walk Score 87

Fairmount Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Fairmount to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

68 Mt. Davidson Manor 81 74 66 1,607
69 Mission Terrace 80 85 74 10,529
70 Fairmount 80 80 70 3,963
71 St. Marys Park 79 81 75 3,010
72 Excelsior 79 79 62 19,839

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 79 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Fairmount.

People in Fairmount can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Billy Goat Hill ParkThe famous (or infamous) Rope Swing of Billy Goat Hill Park. The initial 5 feet from the ground swing can easily turn into a 15-20+ foot drop. Not for faint of heart. But you can get really cool photos with the city background as you swing.

Alex Ballete
on Billy Goat Hill Park

Transit Score of Fairmount, San Francisco, CA

Fairmount has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Fairmount has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Fairmount, San Francisco, CA

Fairmount is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Fairmount

= Lowest Crime

Fairmount has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the San Francisco average.

Fairmount Crime Rate

Compared to all San Francisco neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Fairmount San Francisco?

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Photo of Billy Goat Hill Park in Fairmount, San Francisco

Billy Goat Hill Park

Photo of Walter Haas Playground in Fairmount, San Francisco

Walter Haas Playground

Photo of Walter Haas Playground in Fairmount, San Francisco

Walter Haas Playground

Photo of Walter Haas Playground in Fairmount, San Francisco

Walter Haas Playground

thumbnail for Billy Goat Hill ParkBut wait there's more... You can continue up the steps to end up on Beacon Street on the other side of the park.

Alex Ballete
on Billy Goat Hill Park

thumbnail for Billy Goat Hill ParkWatch your step. There are wooden steps that are placed on the path for easier climbing.

Alex Ballete
on Billy Goat Hill Park

thumbnail for Billy Goat Hill ParkThis park is on the border of Noe Valley and doesn't look like much, but the views are amazing at the top. There is a steep hill climb to the top.

Alex Ballete
on Billy Goat Hill Park

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