Presidio Heights, San Francisco, CA

Presidio Heights Neighborhood Guide San Francisco, CA

About

Presidio Heights is a wealthy, residential neighborhood in San Francisco, California. It's bordered by the Laurel Heights neighborhood and the eponymous Presidio park with its historic significance and natural beauty. Characterized by its grand, multi-million-dollar homes, the area offers residents a quiet, peaceful atmosphere in spite of its proximity to major roads like the Presidio Parkway (Highway 1) and Geary Boulevard.

What You Will Love about Presidio Heights, San Francisco, California

  • Presidio Heights is distinguished by its impressive architecture and tree-lined streets, providing a serene, suburban feel within the city.
  • The neighborhood is adjacent to the expansive Presidio park, offering numerous trails, picnic spots, and scenic vistas.
  • Despite its tranquility, Presidio Heights is conveniently located, with easy access to other vibrant San Francisco neighborhoods and attractions.

What’s Nearby

Presidio Heights is just a short drive from downtown San Francisco, making it easy for residents to commute for work or entertainment. The neighborhood is also near Golden Gate Park, one of the city's most popular recreational areas, perfect for outdoor activities. Locals also enjoy its proximity to the bustling Fillmore Street, known for its high-end shopping and dining options.

Lifestyle

Life in Presidio Heights blends the peace and quiet of suburbia with the convenience and excitement of city life. Residents enjoy jogging or walking in the Presidio or shopping in nearby Laurel Village. The neighborhood is known for its strong sense of community, upscale living, and top-notch schools, making it a popular choice for families.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 306 restaurants, 80 grocery stores, and 53 parks within a mile of the Presidio Heights neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Laurel Village

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.2 miles

    3445 California St

  • GROCERY
    Cal-Mart Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    3585 California St

  • GROCERY
    Bryan's Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    3445 California St

  • GROCERY
    Bryan's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    3445 California St

  • GROCERY
    California & Lyon Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    3100 California St

  • GROCERY
    Trader Joe's

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    3 Masonic Ave

Presidio Heights Apartments and Rentals

65 Rental properties in Presidio Heights, San Francisco, CA.

  • 2000 Post property

    $2,453+

    2000 Post

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    370–1500 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • The Presidio Residences property

    $1,925+

    The Presidio Residences

    Studio–7 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    265–4100 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • 1906 Steiner Street property

    $6,000

    1906 Steiner Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1200 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2029 Pierce St property

    $4,500

    2029 Pierce St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 1816 Eddy St property

    $3,095

    1816 Eddy St

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 2331-2333 Filbert St property

    $6,495

    2331-2333 Filbert St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
38.5%
187.3%
utilities
10.5%
42.1%
food
7.9%
22.7%
transportation
4.1%
35.5%
healthcare
10.6%
24.5%

Presidio Heights Demographics

people in their homes

Presidio Heights Reviews

people smiling
  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 14 of 17 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 13 of 17 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 13 of 17 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 13 of 17 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 12 of 17 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 12 of 17 renters

Presidio Heights Transportation

walk bike and transit

Walker’s Paradise

94/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

84/100
Bike Score®

Excellent Transit

71/100
5 bus stops 4 other stops

MUNI Bus Stop - California & Presidio

Bus Stop

California St

Muni Bus Stop - Masonic & Geary

Bus Stop

Masonic Ave

MUNI Presidio Geary Station

Other

988 Presidio Ave

Source: foursquare.com

Presidio Heights Schools

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