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Living in South of Market San Francisco

South of Market is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with 25,457 residents.

South of Market has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown-Union Square, Showplace Square, Tenderloin, Civic Center, Lower Nob Hill, Mission Bay and Chinatown.

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Walk Score of South of Market, San Francisco, CA

South of Market is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Cox Stadium in South of Market, San Francisco

Cox Stadium

Photo of Radius in South of Market, San Francisco

Radius

Daily errands do not require a car in South of Market San Francisco.

South of Market is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in San Francisco with a Walk Score of 95.

Find apartments in San Francisco's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown, Downtown-Union Square and North Beach.

South of Market San Francisco Apartments for Rent

South of Market Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South of Market to other San Francisco neighborhoods.

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22 Fishermans Wharf 96 88 78 1,425
23 Pacific Heights 95 87 66 19,973
24 South of Market 95 100 96 25,457
25 Financial District 95 100 84 810
26 Western Addition 95 88 92 15,059

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thumbnail for ZeitgeistIf I had to name a favorite bar in SF it'd be Zeitgeist. Specifically, the outdoor back area where anything goes. This is the bar I miss the most now that I've moved away from SF. Photo by JeffereyTurner

Matt L
on Zeitgeist

Transit Score of South of Market, San Francisco, CA

South of Market is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find South of Market San Francisco apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

South of Market has world-class public transportation and about 51 bus, 4 subway and 7 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in South of Market

South of Market has about 102 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of South of Market, San Francisco, CA

South of Market is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Photo of Market & 9th in South of Market, San Francisco

Market & 9th

Photo of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in South of Market, San Francisco

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Photo of Market Street & 4th Street in South of Market, San Francisco

Market Street & 4th Street

Photo of Yerba Buena Center For the Arts - Novellus Theater in South of Market, San Francisco

Yerba Buena Center For the Arts - Novellus Theater

Photo of Yerba Buena Center For the Arts - Novellus Theater in South of Market, San Francisco

Yerba Buena Center For the Arts - Novellus Theater

Photo of Market St & 7th St in South of Market, San Francisco

Market St & 7th St

thumbnail for Murphy WindmillBuilt in 1905-1907 - Murphy Windmill in Golden Gate Park. Great to walk and enjoy the trails and trees. #goldengatepark, #murphywindmill, #sanfrancisco, #parks, #outdoors, #trails, #jogging

Norma ~ The Achievers Group
on Murphy Windmill

Photo of Market St & 7th St in South of Market, San Francisco

Market St & 7th St

Photo of Market St & 8th St in South of Market, San Francisco

Market St & 8th St

Photo of SOMA Residences in South of Market, San Francisco

SOMA Residences

Photo of Market Street Cinema in South of Market, San Francisco

Market Street Cinema

thumbnail for Elgin ParkSF's version of a woonerf (or living street). Several small streets have been revamped like this around Market/Octavia.

Mark Dreger
on Elgin Park

Photo of Yerba Buena Lane in South of Market, San Francisco

Yerba Buena Lane

Photo of Farmrs'Mkt@UNPlza & Hastings via BART or MUNI in South of Market, San Francisco

Farmrs'Mkt@UNPlza & Hastings via BART or MUNI

Photo of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in South of Market, San Francisco

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA)

thumbnail for Cox StadiumA great place to work out with an outdoor track and lawn area.

Christina L.
on Cox Stadium

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