Cow Hollow - San Francisco, CA - Niche

  • Population
    5,280
  • Population Density
    34,630 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    <1 sq.mi.
Cow Hollow is a neighborhood in San Francisco with 5,280 residents. It has very high home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have very high education levels and very high income levels.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
Marina 16,529
Pacific Heights 27,234
Union Street 10,474
Presidio National Park 2,918

Comparable Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
Presidio Heights 4,314
Lower Pacific Heights 7,444
Laurel Heights / Jordan Park 3,897
Anza Vista 3,405
Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason 3,313

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
3.66 San Francisco Unified School District 127

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Lowell High School Public 9-12 High
Downtown High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
Ida B. Wells High Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 Lawton Alternative Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary
4.00 Claire Lilienthal Elementary Public K-8 Elementary
4.00 Alice Fong Yu Elementary Public K-8 Elementary
4.00 Rooftop Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary
4.00 A. P. Giannini Middle Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 KIPP Bayview Academy Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
San Francisco Flex Academy Public, Charter 6-12 High
4.00 Roosevelt Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Abraham Lincoln High Public 9-12 High
3.66 Herbert Hoover Middle Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts Public, Alternative 9-12 High
3.66 San Francisco Community Alternative School Public K-8 Elementary
3.66 Gateway High School Public, Charter 9-12 High
3.66 Sutro Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.66 George Washington High Public 9-12 High
3.66 Marina Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.66 Aptos Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Chinese Immersion School at Deavila Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 Balboa High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Creative Arts Charter School Public, Charter K-8 Elementary
3.33 Bessie Carmichael/FEC Public K-8 Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 San Francisco University High School Private 9-12 High
4.33 Lick-Wilmerding High School Private 9-12 High
Woodside International School Private 6-12 High
4.00 The Urban School of San Francisco Private 9-12 High
Sterne School Private 5-12 High
4.00 Stuart Hall High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
Sand Paths Academy Private, Special Education 8-12 High
4.00 St. Ignatius College Preparatory School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 Convent of the Sacred Heart High School Private, Religious, All-Girls 9-12 High
3.66 Lycée Français de San Francisco - Ortega Campus Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 The Bay School of San Francisco Private 9-12 High
3.66 San Francisco Waldorf School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 Bridgemont High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.33 Drew School Private 9-12 High
3.33 Jewish Community High School of the Bay Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.33 San Francisco Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Voice of Pentecost Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
Youth Chance High School Private, Alternative 9-12 High
Rise Institute Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, High
2.66 Mercy High School Private, Religious, All-Girls 9-12 High
The Marin School Private 9-12 High
2.66 Cornerstone Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
2.33 Archbishop Riordan High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
Lisa Kampner Hebrew Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
City College of San Francisco
Diablo Valley College
Academy of Art University
Chabot College
Skyline College - San Bruno
College of San Mateo
Contra Costa College
Laney College
College of Marin
Heald College - Hayward
Merritt College
Berkeley City College
The Art Institute of California - San Francisco, a campus of Argosy University
College of Alameda
Heald College - San Francisco
Expression College for Digital Arts
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - San Francisco
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts
California Culinary Academy
Samuel Merritt University
Carrington College California - San Leandro
Carrington College California - Pleasant Hill
Marinello School of Beauty - San Francisco
SUM Bible College & Theological Seminary
ITT Technical Institute - Concord

Around Cow Hollow

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
White 75.21% 63.25% 39.67% 42.08% 35.57% 82.76% 62.23% 53.52% 74.13%
Asian 10.49% 4.83% 13.11% 23.42% 19.06% 9.78% 25.81% 27.10% 12.56%
Hispanic 8.56% 16.62% 37.89% 21.71% 7.40% 3.53% 7.62% 11.35% 8.60%
Multiracial 4.17% 2.05% 2.64% 3.64% 4.02% 3.35% 1.59% 2.22% 3.55%
African American 1.12% 12.23% 5.72% 7.86% 33.60% 0.57% 2.75% 5.60% 1.16%
Other 0.45% 0.19% 0.22% 0.33% 0% 0% 0% 0.21% 0%
Native American 0% 0.66% 0.39% 0.24% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.16% 0.36% 0.71% 0.35% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Age

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
9 years and under 8% 13% 13% 12% 5% 8% 13% 6% 10%
10 to 17 years 9% 11% 11% 9% 7% 1% 7% 3% 9%
18 to 24 years 4% 10% 11% 9% 4% 5% 9% 7% 7%
25 to 34 years 31% 13% 14% 15% 20% 18% 16% 31% 14%
35 to 44 years 16% 13% 14% 15% 19% 22% 15% 15% 16%
45 to 54 years 12% 14% 14% 15% 15% 16% 16% 12% 14%
55 to 64 years 11% 12% 11% 12% 16% 13% 9% 9% 10%
65 and over 11% 13% 12% 13% 14% 18% 16% 17% 20%

Education Levels

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
Less than a high school diploma 3% 14% 19% 12% 5% 2% 3% 9% 4%
High school diploma or equivalent 4% 28% 21% 17% 20% 2% 11% 7% 5%
Some college or associate degree 12% 29% 30% 26% 26% 14% 12% 16% 14%
Bachelor's degree 50% 18% 19% 27% 30% 40% 37% 35% 39%
Master's degree or higher 31% 11% 11% 18% 19% 42% 36% 33% 38%

Gender

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
Male 45.4% 49.2% 49.7% 49.3% 47.3% 51.6% 46.4% 45.0% 50.0%
Female 54.6% 50.8% 50.3% 50.7% 52.7% 48.4% 53.6% 55.0% 50.0%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
Rent 67.3% 35.1% 44.7% 45.8% 71.2% 66.4% 67.7% 74.1% 53.0%
Own 32.7% 64.9% 55.3% 54.2% 28.8% 33.6% 32.3% 25.9% 47.0%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
Assault 340.9 278.9 218.3 249.2 763.6 392.4 487.6 940.4 278.2
Robbery 56.8 159.8 151.9 318.1 264.3 271.7 256.6 376.1 139.1

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Anza Vista Aquatic Park / Ft. Mason Laurel Heights / Jordan Park Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights
Burglary 681.8 573.5 600.6 737.3 411.2 422.6 564.5 765.7 834.5
Larceny 2215.9 2079.6 1703.7 2299.8 7841.4 7334.7 2694.4 5024.2 1553.1
Motor vehicle theft 378.8 235.5 440.2 654.1 704.8 452.8 513.2 685.1 417.2