The Mission District is a district of noted for its ethnic diversity, in particular the neighborhood's large Hispanic community. Though the district has gentrified and is among the more expensive areas for real estate in the city, many urban…

Notable Places in the Area

Movie theater
The , also known as the Roxie Cinema or just The Roxie, is a historic movie theater, founded in 1912, at 3117 16th Street in the Mission District of San Francisco. Photo: Simon Durkin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Movie theater
The at 2550 Mission St in was built in 1916, originally designed by the Reid Brothers. Photo: Sanfranman59, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, often abbreviated to Dolores Park, is a city park in , . Photo: Artico2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Community center
is an anarchistic located in , inspired by European hackerspaces and in Berlin. Photo: Mitch Altman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

The colorful Castro is the famous gay center of , a vibrant and historic neighborhood full of businesses geared towards the city's LGBT community. Photo: brian kusler, CC BY 2.0.

The centerpiece of the Bay Area, is one of the most visited cities in the world, and with good reason. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, just south of the Mission District of , is a cute, eclectic neighborhood that was once very working class, but is becoming quickly gentrified. Photo: Octoferret, CC BY-SA 2.5.


37.7599° or 37° 45' 35.7" north
-122.4191° or 122° 25' 8.9" west
46 feet (14 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Bulgarian: Мишън
  • Catalan: Districte Mission
  • Cebuano: Mission District
  • Chinese: 使命区
  • Chinese: 使命區
  • Chinese: 教会区
  • Chinese: 舊金山教會區
  • Dutch: Mission District
  • English: Mission District, San Francisco
  • English: Mission District
  • English: The Mission
  • English: the Mission lands
  • Esperanto: Distrikto Misio
  • Esperanto: La Misio
  • Esperanto: Misio
  • French: Mission District
  • German: Mission District
  • Hebrew: סן פרנסיסקו/רובע מישן
  • Italian: Mission District
  • Japanese: ミッション・ディストリクト
  • Japanese: ミッション地区 (サンフランシスコ)
  • Russian: Мишен-Дистрикт
  • Spanish: Mission District
  • Ukrainian: Район Мішн, Сан-Франциско

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