Cow Hollow - San Francisco, CA - Niche

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  • Population
    8,042
  • Population Density
    23,751 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    <1 sq.mi.
Cow Hollow is a neighborhood in San Francisco with 8,042 residents. It has very high home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have high education levels and very high income levels.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
4.00 Marina 10,024
4.00 Pacific Heights 19,130
3.66 Russian Hill 13,407
4.00 Presidio 760

Comparable Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
4.00 Lower Pacific Heights 11,381
3.66 West Addision 9,846
4.00 Presidio Heights 4,356
3.66 Laural Heights 4,329
4.00 Alamo Square 5,594

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
3.66 San Francisco Unified School District 118

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 5-9 Elementary, Middle
Ida B. Wells High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 Clarendon Alternative Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Lawton Alternative Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Claire Lilienthal Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Alice Fong Yu Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Rooftop Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Argonne Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 A.P. Giannini Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Sherman Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 KIPP Bayview Academy Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
4.00 Ulloa Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Sunset Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Lafayette Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 West Portal Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 John Yehall Chin Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Jefferson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Yick Wo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Alamo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
San Francisco Flex Academy Public, Charter 9-12 High
4.00 Grattan Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Roosevelt Middle School Public 6-8 Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Spectrum Center Private, Special Education 8-12 Middle, High
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
4.00 French-American International School - San Francisco Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Sand Paths Academy Private, Special Education 8-12 High
4.00 St. Ignatius College Preparatory School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 St. Joseph Notre Dame High 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, Middle, 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, Middle, High
3.66 Bridgemont High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
Children's Learning Center Private, Special Education 1-12 Elementary, High
3.33 St. Mary's College 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
3.00 Tilden Preparatory School Private, Alternative 6-12 High
Voice of Pentecost Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Youth Chance High School Private, Alternative 9-12 High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
4.33 University of California - Berkeley
3.66 San Francisco Conservatory of Music
3.33 Mills College
3.00 University of San Francisco
3.00 Saint Mary's College of California
2.66 California College of the Arts
2.66 Dominican University of California
2.66 California Maritime Academy
2.66 Holy Names University
2.33 San Francisco State University
2.33 Notre Dame de Namur University
2.00 California State University - East Bay
2.00 San Francisco Art Institute
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

Around Cow Hollow

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Alamo Square Laural Heights Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights West Addision
White 76.85% 63.25% 39.67% 42.08% 55.98% 60.29% 57.61% 73.39% 31.52%
Asian 10.74% 4.83% 13.11% 23.42% 9.99% 27.95% 25.66% 12.99% 27.78%
Hispanic 8.83% 16.62% 37.89% 21.71% 17.72% 7.56% 8.73% 8.75% 9.17%
Multiracial 2.67% 2.05% 2.64% 3.64% 4.77% 1.62% 2.49% 3.48% 3.57%
African American 0.40% 12.23% 5.72% 7.86% 11.47% 2.58% 5.23% 1.07% 26.58%
Native American 0.27% 0.66% 0.39% 0.24% 0.02% 0% 0% 0% 0.18%
Other 0.25% 0.19% 0.22% 0.33% 0% 0% 0.28% 0.32% 1.18%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.16% 0.36% 0.71% 0.04% 0% 0% 0% 0.02%

Age

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Alamo Square Laural Heights Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights West Addision
9 years and under 7% 13% 13% 12% 3% 12% 5% 10% 4%
10 to 17 years 4% 11% 11% 9% 1% 6% 2% 8% 7%
18 to 24 years 5% 10% 11% 9% 9% 9% 6% 7% 13%
25 to 34 years 36% 13% 14% 15% 42% 18% 31% 14% 22%
35 to 44 years 17% 13% 14% 15% 19% 15% 14% 15% 13%
45 to 54 years 10% 14% 14% 15% 13% 15% 10% 15% 9%
55 to 64 years 9% 12% 11% 12% 7% 10% 9% 10% 11%
65 and over 12% 13% 12% 13% 6% 16% 23% 20% 22%

Education Levels

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Alamo Square Laural Heights Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights West Addision
Less than a high school diploma 3% 14% 19% 12% 7% 3% 8% 5% 15%
High school diploma or equivalent 6% 28% 21% 17% 10% 10% 8% 5% 16%
Some college or associate degree 11% 29% 30% 26% 19% 12% 18% 14% 21%
Bachelor's degree 53% 18% 19% 27% 45% 37% 36% 38% 29%
Master's degree or higher 28% 11% 11% 18% 19% 37% 30% 39% 19%

Gender

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Alamo Square Laural Heights Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights West Addision
Male 44.6% 49.2% 49.7% 49.3% 59.2% 46.6% 44.3% 49.5% 44.9%
Female 55.4% 50.8% 50.3% 50.7% 40.8% 53.4% 55.7% 50.5% 55.1%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Cow Hollow United States California San Francisco Metro Area Alamo Square Laural Heights Lower Pacific Heights Presidio Heights West Addision
Rent 70.0% 35.1% 44.7% 45.8% 85.0% 67.9% 80.0% 53.8% 85.4%
Own 30.0% 64.9% 55.3% 54.2% 15.0% 32.1% 20.0% 46.2% 14.6%