Nob Hill Real Estate Market Overview

With its iconic landmarks and historic hotels, modern Nob Hill carries forward the old, posh San Francisco of land barons and railroad tycoons with panache. This is the neighborhood for a stroll through the gothic Grace Cathedral, or a cool, nighttime cable car ride beside chandeliered mansions and sumptuous parks - with your destination being one of several penthouse-level hotel bars. Flush against the Financial Dis...trict, Chinatown, and the Tenderloin, Nob Hill's location foils its untouchable feel. The rest of the city flows in and out, giving the area its undeniably urban sensibility.View more


Median Sales Price

View Homes for sale


Price Per Sqft

View Homes for sale


Median Rent Per Month

View Homes for rent
  • Explore this area:

Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Nob Hill show a -2% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Nob Hill for May 24 to Aug 23 was $1,300,000 based on 15 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Nob Hill was $1,188, a decrease of -3% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Nob Hill for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $5,250.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Nob Hill has very low crime relative to the rest of San Francisco County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Nob Hill can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

View More


Counts of Theft


Counts of Vandalism


Counts of Burglary

Best Schools in Nob Hill

There are 25 schools in Nob Hill.

Elementary Schools

Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School

Public, K-5


Yick Wo Elementary School

Public, 1-5


Spring Valley Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools

Francisco Middle School

Public, 6-8


Marina Middle School

Public, 6-8


Cathedral School For Boys

Private, K-8

High Schools

Lowell High School

Public, 9-12


Wallenberg (Raoul) Traditional High School

Public, 9-12


Galileo High School

Public, 9-12


Get to know your neighbors in Nob Hill by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
Single residents
Home owners
Home owners
Median age
Median age
Household income
Median household income
College educated
College educated


Most people in Nob Hill commute by public transit. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
30% commute by car
1% commute by bike
36% commute by public transportation
29% commute by foot

Moments in Nob Hill

Photo Credits: Tupungato, Mitchell Funk, Thomas Winz

Nearby San Francisco Neighborhoods You May Like