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Living in Polk Gulch San Francisco

Polk Gulch is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with 5,096 residents.

Polk Gulch has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Russian Hill, Nob Hill, Lower Nob Hill, Cathedral Hill, Union Street, Tenderloin and Japantown.

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100 Walk Score of Polk Gulch, San Francisco, CA

Polk Gulch is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Shanghai Kelly's

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Van Ness Ave & Broadway

Daily errands do not require a car in Polk Gulch San Francisco.

Polk Gulch is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 100.

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

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Polk Gulch Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Polk Gulch to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Chinatown 100 99 68 8,646
2 Tenderloin 100 100 91 21,848
3 Polk Gulch 100 85 78 5,096
4 Downtown-Union Square 99 100 75 2,112
5 North Beach 99 86 74 10,684

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 244 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Polk Gulch.

People in Polk Gulch can walk to an average of 49 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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85 Transit Score of Polk Gulch, San Francisco, CA

Polk Gulch has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Polk Gulch has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

78 Bike Score of Polk Gulch, San Francisco, CA

Polk Gulch is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Elite Salon

Photo of Van Ness Ave & California St in Polk Gulch, San Francisco

Van Ness Ave & California St

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