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Living in Fairmount San Francisco

Fairmount is the 60th 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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87 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 60th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 87.

Find apartments in San Francisco's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown, Tenderloin and Polk Gulch.

Fairmount San Francisco Apartments for Rent

Fairmount Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Fairmount to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

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Name

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Population

58 Outer Richmond 89 68 72 28,410
59 Peralta Heights 89 75 74 2,141
60 Fairmount 87 78 71 3,963
61 Silver Terrace 87 72 70 10,210
62 Stonestown 87 68 66 1,949

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 80 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

78 Transit Score of Fairmount, San Francisco, CA

Fairmount has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Fairmount San Francisco apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

Fairmount has excellent public transportation and about 2 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.

71 Bike Score of Fairmount, San Francisco, CA

Fairmount is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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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

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

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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