Bernal Heights

Nestled atop a sunny hill, Bernal Heights stands out as a serene retreat within bustling San Francisco. This hidden gem is cherished for its close-knit community vibe, stunning city views, and easy access to urban conveniences, making it a sought-after neighborhood.

Bernal Heights offers a variety of Victorian and Edwardian homes, from quaint cottages to spacious residences, all set along picturesque streets. The neighborhood's elevated locale not only provides impressive San Francisco skyline views but also contributes to its secluded, village-like feel.

At the heart of Bernal Heights is Cortland Avenue, a lively thoroughfare lined with unique shops, cafes, and eateries reflecting the neighborhood's inclusive spirit. From artisan coffee shops to cozy brunch spots and upscale restaurants, Bernal Heights delivers a rich, culinary diversity. Bernal Heights' relaxed atmosphere belies a dynamic arts scene, with galleries and studios showcasing local talent. The Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema is a highlight, celebrating community and local filmmaking talent.

Bernal Heights Park, the neighborhood's beloved green space, is ideal for leisurely walks, dog-friendly outings, and picnics with a panoramic backdrop. Its summit is a prime spot for breathtaking views, attracting photography buffs and nature lovers.

Despite its tranquil charm, Bernal Heights benefits from excellent transport links, including bus routes and nearby BART stations, ensuring seamless connectivity to downtown San Francisco and surrounding areas. Its proximity to major freeways like the 101 and 280 makes weekend escapes a breeze.

Bernal Heights is more than just a neighborhood; it's a lifestyle choice for those seeking a blend of small-town charm and urban convenience. Its welcoming community, scenic beauty, and cultural vibrancy make it an ideal spot for professionals, families, and creatives alike.

Discover the allure of Bernal Heights and embrace the best of San Francisco living in this unparalleled neighborhood.

Overview for Bernal Heights, CA

25,962 people live in Bernal Heights, where the median age is 41 and the average individual income is $83,334. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

41 years

Median Age


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