Bernal Heights is known for its beautiful homes, stunning views, and vibrant community. Located in the southeastern part of the city, Bernal Heights is bounded by the neighborhoods of the Mission to the north, the Excelsior to the south, Potrero Hill to the east, and Noe Valley to the west.

One of the main attractions of Bernal Heights is its stunning views. The neighborhood is located on a hill, which provides many homes with breathtaking panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay and the city skyline. In addition to its beautiful vistas, Bernal Heights is also known for its charming residential streets, which are lined with beautifully maintained Victorian-style homes and lush green gardens.

Bernal Heights is a great place for families, thanks to its excellent schools, parks, and recreation centers. The neighborhood is home to several highly regarded public and private schools.

How is Bernal Heights Defined?

The San Francisco Association of Realtors (who runs our local MLS) has very specific definitions of each neighborhood in San Francisco,
which can affect statistics, home values, and much more. Here is how Bernal Heights (9a) is defined.

Bernal Heights By The Numbers


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There can be significant differences in property types and desirability, even within the smallest neighborhoods. Our experts can assist you in finding the perfect home in the perfect spot.

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