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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    A-
Noe Valley is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California with a population of 19,608. Noe Valley is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Noe Valley offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Noe Valley there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Noe Valley and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Noe Valley are highly rated.
About Noe Valley...
Population
19,608

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,390,106
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$2,214
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    288
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    57
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    529
    500
  • Theft
    1,218
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    545
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$135,116
National
$55,322
Children
14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    43%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    14%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    3%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Noe Valley Reviews

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I am a native San Franciscan and have lived in Noe Valley for 30 years. Of all neighborhoods, in the city that I've lived, I enjoy Noe Valley the most! The weather is perfect for walking and exploring the many eateries and shops.
Neighbors on my block are friendly and welcome the newcomer!
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Quiet and safe neighborhood, family friendly, dog friendly, lots of good restaurants, cute shops, local small markets and corner stores, Whole Foods, close to the Mission and Castro.
I love that it's quiet, feels very safe, great food and a short walk from BART in the mission.

24th Street is amazing and full of wonderful restaurants, I definitely recommend moving to Noe Valley.