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Living in Golden Gate Heights San Francisco

Golden Gate Heights is the 86th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with 10,995 residents.

Golden Gate Heights has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Forest Hill, Inner Sunset, Forest Knolls, West Portal, Laguna Honda, St. Francis Wood and Parnassus Heights.

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Walk Score of Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate Heights is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Guerra Quality Meats

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Green Hairstreak Butterfly Breeding Ground at Rocky Outcrop

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

Golden Gate Heights is the 86th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 74.

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

Golden Gate Heights San Francisco Apartments for Rent

Golden Gate Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Golden Gate Heights to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

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Population

84 Merced Manor 75 66 75 2,731
85 Parkmerced 75 63 80 10,161
86 Golden Gate Heights 74 72 60 10,995
87 Merced Heights 72 75 62 5,997
88 Crocker Amazon 71 69 49 13,710

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 124 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Golden Gate Heights.

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

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Guerra Quality MeatsThis neighborhood institution has some great meat and delicious sandwiches.

Christina L.
on Guerra Quality Meats

Transit Score of Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate Heights has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Golden Gate Heights has excellent public transportation and about 9 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Golden Gate Heights has about 5 car shares from Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate Heights is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Golden Gate Heights

= Lowest Crime

Golden Gate Heights has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the San Francisco average.

Golden Gate Heights Crime Rate

Compared to all San Francisco neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Golden Gate Heights San Francisco?

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Photo of View from Quintara and 14th Avenue in Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco

View from Quintara and 14th Avenue

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Mosaic Stairway

Photo of Herbert Hoover Middle School in Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco

Herbert Hoover Middle School

Photo of The Gold Mirror Italian Restaurant in Golden Gate Heights, San Francisco

The Gold Mirror Italian Restaurant

thumbnail for Green Hairstreak Butterfly Breeding Ground at Rocky OutcropOne of the last breeding grounds to restore the Green Hairstreak butterfly population

Christina L.
on Green Hairstreak Butterfly Breeding Ground at Rocky Outcrop

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