San Francisco - Local
Local Area Code:
415 Time Zone:
YLocation: (by zip code)
37.773792 N, 122.409865 WPopulation: (2000 census)
= 776,733 (city) Demographics
Median age: (2000 census)
36.5 yrs.Population: (2010: by zip code)
= 27,170Area: (by zip code)
1.36 sq.mi. 0% water.County: San Francisco County County Population: (2010)
= 805,235 Places in San Francisco County
7:29 pmAstronomical Dusk:
Local Time: 12:17 pm
63°F 47% RH
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ZIP Code Business Patterns 94103
"The City by the Bay"
In 1848-49 the lure of gold greatly increased the population of San Francisco. In 1859 the silver discoveries like the Comstock Load raised population again.
In April of 1906 a major earthquake hit Northern California. The earthquake and the resulting fires destroyed most of the city of San Francisco. It is estimated that 56% of the citizens were left homeless. Property damage was in excess of $400 million.
In October of 1989 a magnitude 7.1 quake hit the Bay area collapsing the San Francisco - Oakland Bay Bridge. Power was out for a few days. Multiple fires broke out across the city.
San Francisco is known for its fog. It is always there. If it is not over the western part of the city it is hovering off the coast.
Some of San Francisco's famous sites include
The Golden Gate Bridge,
Presidio National Park,
and Lombard Street
The city of San Francisco is located
( 120 km )
--- heading 222o (southwest)
At the time of the 2000 census, the city of San Francisco had a population of 776,733 living in 329,700 households. The median age was 36.5 yrs.
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Related Resources ...San Francisco Then and Now by Dennis Evanosky, Eric J. Kos.G is for Golden: A California Alphabet by David Domeniconi.The California Coast: The Most Spectacular Sights & Destinations by Karen Misuraca.The Photographer's Guide to the California Coast: Where to Find Perfect Shots and How to Take Them by Douglas Steakley.
Born in San Francisco ...William Randolph Hearst (1863)
- publisherJoseph Lincoln Steffens (1866)
- Journalist, authorRobert Frost (1874)
- poetJohn Griffith (Jack) London (1876)
- authorIsadora Duncan (1877)
- dancerNatalie Wood (1938)
- actressJerry Garcia (1942)
- Guitarist, singerDan Fouts (1951)
- Hall of Fame football player
Map of San Francisco CA ( 94103 )