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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Japantown San Francisco

Gated community. Security camera is high tech. On call security guards.well lite fixture streets at nite.

The surrounding parks are beautiful, it's close to the high street, and most importantly, there are a lot of food that I like, and it's close to the company, and I'm comfortable

It is near a shopping complex that has target, chipotle, subway, gnc, starbucks. It is near a high school.

Who Lives Here

Japantown San Francisco Demographics

Education

High School

17%

Associate's

22%

Bachelor's

37%

Master's

22%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

60%

3 people

28%

4 people

12%

5 people

0%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

36%

50-100k

19%

100-150k

10%

150-200k

12%

200k+

22%

Age

0-10

6%

10-20

1%

20-45

48%

45-65

12%

65+

33%

Getting Around Japantown San Francisco

Japantown San Francisco Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

11%

15-30 Mins

30%

30-40 Mins

29%

40-60 Mins

19%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9999

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 8585

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 8383

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Top Scores: Childcare, Coffee, Parks

Things To Do In Japantown San Francisco

Top Score

Childcare

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

No need for a tantrum - childcare options abound in Japantown San Francisco.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 80% more daycares than average
  3. 72% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Japantown San Francisco gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Japantown San Francisco is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this Japantown San Francisco is not too bad for medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 26% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. Far fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Japantown San Francisco gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Japantown San Francisco.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 66% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 20% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Japantown San Francisco sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 82% more theaters than average
  3. 40% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 7% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Japantown San Francisco serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 89% more restaurants than average
  3. 76% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Japantown San Francisco.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 70% more shops than average
  3. 60% more shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 67% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Japantown San Francisco could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. 67% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Japantown San Francisco is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Japantown San Francisco Features

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Japantown San Francisco Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Japantown San Francisco

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Living in San Francisco, CA

Japantown Apartments for Rent - San Francisco, CA

Looking for an apartment near San Francisco, CA? Welcome to Japantown, a metropolitan neighborhood near San Francisco, CA. Japantown is renter-friendly, with 79% of locals renting their homes. Residents of Japantown are well-educated, with many having postgraduate degrees. Only 23% of households have children, so it's a good place if you're looking for a calm neighborhood. The average commute in Japantown takes about 30 minutes. If you don't want to drive in Japantown, you're not alone. Most residents use alternative transportation, and many locals choose not to own a car.