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  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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Hayes Valley is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California with a population of 7,936. Hayes Valley is in San Francisco County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Hayes Valley offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Hayes Valley there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Hayes Valley and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Hayes Valley are above average.

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About Hayes Valley...
Population
7,936

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,428,626
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,964
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    82%
  • Own
    18%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    693.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    135.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    571
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,540.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    652.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$128,045
National
$62,843
Families with Children
9%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    46%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    11%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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