Lower Nob Hill supports a great night scene with lots of clubs and bars. In your hunt for a new place, be sure to keep your options open and have a look at the apartments available for rent in neighboring Pacific Heights and Cathedral Hill.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in Lower Nob Hill are Sutter St. and Post St. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in Lower Nob Hill.
Have dinner and drinks out at Sakana located on Post St. For post-dinner refreshments, try a nearby watering hole, like Cellar. Residents can choose from either deli snacks or pizza. For those looking for a local spot to kick back with a cocktail, check out one of the neighborhood joints, like Ruby Skye or Slide Lounge. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Jack In The Box and Pizza Hut. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out without going too far. Nearby health options include St Francis Hotel Spa and Planite Granite. As for other forms of recreation, take in some fresh air at Direc Park.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Lower Nob Hill.
Lower Nob Hill is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Polk Street Produce and Golden Veggie Market. These stores are located on Polk St. For specialty foods, Lower Nob Hill has one main market, Max Muscle Sports Nutrition. Enjoy the aroma of Inga Donut Inc's freshly baked goods and stop in for a taste on Hyde St. Furthermore, Donuts & Things is located on Polk St., so your sweet-tooth stomach will always have options. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Cottage Market and Trader Joe's.
The Lower Nob Hill area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Travel Traders and Hotel Gifts & Accessories, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Martin Lawrence Galleries is on Geary St.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Lower Nob Hill, a city in San Francisco, is less expensive than surrounding metropolitan areas, such as Pacific Heights, despite similar big-city offerings. While Lower Nob Hill's total cost per average household is $50.2K/year, Pacific Heights's comes to $141.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of Lower Nob Hill and Cathedral Hill are similar to each other both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In Lower Nob Hill, the percentage of households with children is 5% and the average household size is 1.64 people per household, and in Cathedral Hill 7% of households have children and there are 1.83 people per household on average.
Reflective of Cathedral Hill's, the average household income in Lower Nob Hill is $61.3K. In terms of education, however, fewer residents of Cathedral Hill have earned a master's degree than those in Lower Nob Hill.