San Francisco, CA

870,887 Population
46.9 square miles 18,571.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
2.2%
was 2.2%
Ranked 4th Highest in CA
Population Density
18,571.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
35.9%
was 34.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
35.1%
was 34.9%
Ranked 36th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
13.5%
was 13.4%
Ranked 137th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
14.9%
was 14.2%
Ranked 42nd Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.4
was 3.6
Ranked 6th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
10.1%
was 13.8%
Ranked 47th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$87,701
was $77,485
Ranked 28th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
50.3
52.8
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
6.1
was 5.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
776.8
was 847.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
6,138
was 5,795.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
392,823
was 381,001
Ranked 3rd Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,784
was $1,491
Ranked 29th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
4,474
was 3,089
 
Occupied Housing Units
358,703
was 354,651
 
Homeownership Rate
37.9%
was 35.9%
Ranked 127th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
54
was 22
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
8,376.8
was 8,125.0
Ranked 1st Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.3%
was 10.4%
Ranked 32nd Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
4,420
was 3,067
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.3
Ranked 130th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.7
was 8.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
5.3
was 3.7
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.6%
was 97.1%
Ranked 36th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
95.8%
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.3%
was 99.2%
Ranked 29th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
87.9%
was 86.8%
Ranked 53rd Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
57.2%
was 53.0%
Ranked 13th Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
87.7%
was 84.5%
 
Debt Service Ratio
6.4%
was 5.2%
 
Revenue
 
$8,967,827,527
$9,641,736,289
 
Expenditure
 
$10,315,941,202
$10,052,344,813
 
Revenue per Capita
$10,520
was $11,513
 
Expenditure per Capita
$12,101
was $12,004
 

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