These startup companies hire a high concentration of well educated individuals looking to work in the tech industry, and creates a city population of highly concentrated levels of education. San Francisco has significantly higher rates of pedestrian and bicyclist traffic deaths than the United States on average. These two districts are each sometimes further divided into two regions: the Outer Richmond and Outer Sunset can refer to the more western portions of their respective district and the Inner Richmond and Inner Sunset can refer to the more eastern portions. Archived from on May 11, 2009. College Street Journal October 11, 2002. Other local winners of the include the. The population of Chinese ancestry is most heavily concentrated in Chinatown, , and , whereas Filipinos are most concentrated in the which is contiguous with the Filipino community of , which has one of the highest concentrations of Filipinos in North America , as well as in.
Most of the city's natural watercourses, such as and , have been culverted and built over, although the is studying proposals to daylight or restore some creeks. Rejecting calls to completely remake the street grid, San Franciscans opted for speed. According to a 2014 quality of life survey of global cities, San Francisco has the of any U. In 2014, San Francisco's tech employment grew nearly 90% between 2010 and 2014, beating out 's 30% growth rate over the same period. Sacramento, California: California Historical Survey Commission. In 2011, was selected by the board to finish the term of , who resigned to take office as. The first carried San Franciscans up in 1873.
The Haight is now home to some expensive boutiques and a few controversial chain stores, although it still retains some character. Because of its sharp topography and maritime influences, San Francisco exhibits a multitude of distinct. At 5:12 am on April 18, 1906, a major and northern California. The , founded in in 1878, is the oldest law school in California and claims more judges on the state bench than any other institution. As of 2010 , 55% 411,728 of San Francisco residents spoke only at home, while 19% 140,302 spoke a mostly and , 12% 88,147 , 3% 25,767 , and 2% 14,017.
The suburbs experienced rapid growth, and San Francisco underwent significant demographic change, as large segments of the white population left the city, supplanted by an increasing wave of from Asia and Latin America. The government of San Francisco is a and is constituted of two co-equal branches: the executive branch is headed by the mayor and includes other citywide elected and appointed officials as well as the civil service; the 11-member Board of Supervisors, the legislative branch, is headed by a president and is responsible for passing laws and budgets, though San Franciscans also make use of to pass legislation. Population density: 16,634 people per square mile Males: 15,465 51. In the south-east quadrant of the city is the —populated in the 19th century by and working-class immigrants from Germany, Ireland, Italy, and Scandinavia. The tech sector's dominance in the is internationally recognized and continues to attract new businesses and young entrepreneurs from all over the globe.
The attracts more than 21,000 participants. As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Archived from on October 11, 2009. San Francisco hosted the yacht racing competition. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby. National trust guide- San Francisco: America's guide for architecture and history travelers.
The 1980 was one of the earliest curbside recycling programs. Upon the death or resignation of mayor, the President of the Board of Supervisors becomes acting mayor until the full Board elects an interim replacement for the remainder of the term. There are more than maintained by the. Archived from on August 26, 2008. Archived from on July 14, 2007. It was the , , and that would have the largest effect on San Francisco. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families.
Since then, tech employment has continued to increase. The Solar Project, completed in 2010, installed 24,000 solar panels on the roof of the reservoir. Founded in 1855, the , a private university located on , is the oldest institution of higher education in San Francisco and one of the oldest universities established west of the Mississippi River. The has, since 1980, attracted 2,000 top professional and amateur triathletes for its annual race. .
Supervisor was appointed by the Board of Supervisors to finish Lee's term on January 23, 2018. Archived from on August 30, 2008. Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. National trust guide- San Francisco: America's guide for architecture and history travelers. Population density: 13,828 people per square mile Males: 15,744 54. Population density: 31,529 people per square mile Males: 16,929 48.
Ships docked at Pier 3, with skyscrapers in the background. With water mains out of service, the Artillery Corps attempted to contain the inferno by dynamiting blocks of buildings to create firebreaks. All 4-year-old children living in San Francisco are offered through the Preschool for All program. Cycling and walking Cycling is a popular mode of transportation in San Francisco. California College of the Arts. San Francisco later celebrated its regained grandeur with a , the in 1939—40, creating in the middle of the bay to house it.
The average household size was 2. On average, there are 73 rainy days a year, and annual precipitation averages 23. Technology jobs accounted for just 1 percent of San Francisco's economy in 1990, growing to 4 percent in 2010 and an estimated 8 percent by the end of 2013. A 43-acre 17 ha campus was opened in 2003, complementing its original facility in. Unsure which region to choose? Population density: 26,041 people per square mile Males: 23,111 52. In 1835, Englishman erected the first independent homestead, near a boat anchorage around what is today. The city employs around 27,000 workers.