Step into Pacific Heights and take an adventure in culinary cuisine. With restaurants offering more than 30 food types in the immediate area, residents and visitors can savor something for every taste bud. Essential home conveniences like an appliance and electronics store speak to Pacific Heights's family-oriented environment. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring Cow Hollow and Noma.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Pacific Heights are Fillmore St. and Van Ness Ave. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Wasabi & Ginger and have cocktails afterward at Lion Pub. Residents can choose from either pizza or bagels. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Ruth's Chris Steak House and Subway. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Simply Balanced Pilates Studio and In-Shape Health Clubs in the nearby vicinity.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Pacific Heights.
Pacific Heights is home to a few different grocery stores, such as California & Lyon Market and Mollie Stone's Markets. These stores are located on California St. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to Happy Donuts on Van Ness Ave. or try out Feel Good, which is also in the area. The neighborhood is home to the familiar grocery chain store Whole Foods Market as well.
Pacific Heights has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Sue Fisher King Co and Donovo Home. In addition, the apartment rentals in Pacific Heights are also conveniently located next to Healing Store.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Pacific Heights are Convent Of The Sacred Heart High School, Marina Middle School and San Francisco Public Montessori School. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
The only district in the neighborhood, San Francisco Unified district has a total enrollment of 56,000 students and 2,700 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 21-to-1. There are 23 high schools, 23 middle schools and 74 elementary schools in the district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
It is understandable why Pacific Heights, with its wide selection of conveniences and general allure, is more expensive than surrounding San Francisco cities, such as Cow Hollow. Pacific Heights reports an average household cost of $141.5K/year, whereas Cow Hollow's average total expenditure per household amounts to $99.7K/year.
The neighborhoods of Pacific Heights and Cow Hollow are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 10%.
At $240.8K, the average income level in Pacific Heights is significantly higher than that of Cow Hollow's, which stands at $163.9K.