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  6. Diversity
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Lower Haight is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California with a population of 14,909. Lower Haight is in San Francisco County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Lower Haight offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Lower Haight there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lower Haight and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Lower Haight are above average.

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About Lower Haight...
Population
14,909

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,190,826
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,072
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    79%
  • Own
    21%
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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
    653.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    107.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    423.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,312.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    452.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$152,006
National
$62,843
Families with Children
11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    45%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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