About San Francisco County
The fouteenth-largest city in the United States, San Francisco is noted for its rich cultural heritage. Its Japantown and Chinatown are among the largest and oldest in the US. The Richmond district hosts thriving Russsian, Irish and Asian communities, while North Beach honors the city's Italian history. The South Asian and Vietnamese communities continue to grow. In the predominently Latino Mission District, you'll find many Spanish-language bookstores, business and cultural institutions. The city's cultural diversity, bohemian history, thriving arts scene and booming technology sector guarantee that the city offers something for every resident.
San Francsico has one of the nation's highest median incomes. Blessed by gorgeous views, dramatic hills and eclectic architecture, San Francisco is acknowledged as one of the world's most beautitful cities.