Home to technicians, a public shit problem and high cost of living, San Francisco is in a league of its own.
The city’s economy spearheaded a Business Insider analysis of the local economies in the top 40 metro areas in the United States. San Francisco’s proximity to Silicon Valley, considered the world’s technology hub, has made the city one of the richest cities in America.
But that has resulted in expensive lives for Bay Area residents, including a housing crisis where most cannot afford homes.
Here are 13 breathtaking facts that show just how expensive San Francisco really is.