South of Market, San Francisco

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South of Market (or SoMa) is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California, situated just south of Market Street.wikipedia
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Moscone Center

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SoMa is home to many of the city's museums, to the headquarters of several major software and Internet companies, and to the Moscone Conference Center.
The complex consists of three main halls spread out across three blocks and 87 acre in the South of Market neighborhood.

South Park, San Francisco

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The neighborhood includes many smaller sub-neighborhoods such as: South Park, Yerba Buena, South Beach, and Financial District South (part of the Financial District), and overlaps with several others, notably Mission Bay, and the Mission District.
South Park is a small urban park and eponymous neighborhood in the larger South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco, California, consisting of 0.85 acres (0.34 ha) of public ground.

Rincon Hill, San Francisco

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It contains several sub-neighborhoods including South Beach, Yerba Buena, and Rincon Hill.
Rincon Hill is located just south of the Transbay development area, part of the greater South of Market area.

San Francisco

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South of Market (or SoMa) is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California, situated just south of Market Street.
In San Francisco, the quake severely damaged structures in the Marina and South of Market districts and precipitated the demolition of the damaged Embarcadero Freeway and much of the damaged Central Freeway, allowing the city to reclaim The Embarcadero as its historic downtown waterfront and revitalizing the Hayes Valley neighborhood.

Mission District, San Francisco

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The neighborhood includes many smaller sub-neighborhoods such as: South Park, Yerba Buena, South Beach, and Financial District South (part of the Financial District), and overlaps with several others, notably Mission Bay, and the Mission District.
North of the Mission District is the South of Market neighborhood, bordered roughly by Duboce Avenue and the elevated highway of the Central Freeway which runs above 13th Street.

Financial District, San Francisco

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The neighborhood includes many smaller sub-neighborhoods such as: South Park, Yerba Buena, South Beach, and Financial District South (part of the Financial District), and overlaps with several others, notably Mission Bay, and the Mission District.
Since the 1980s, restrictions on high-rise construction have shifted new development to the adjacent South of Market area surrounding the Transbay Transit Center.

Mid-Market, San Francisco

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Some social service agencies and nonprofits count the economically distressed area around 6th, 7th, and 8th streets as part of the Mid-Market Corridor.
It effectively creates a sub-neighborhood of the Tenderloin, SoMa, and Civic Center neighborhoods for the purpose of redeveloping the area.

Folsom Street Fair

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The waterfront redevelopment of the Embarcadero in the 1950s pushed a new population into this area in the 1960s, the incipient gay community, and the leather community in particular.
The Folsom Street Fair, sometimes simply referred to as "Folsom", takes place on Folsom Street between 8th and 13th Streets, in San Francisco's South of Market district.

Central Freeway

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The area's boundaries are Market Street to the northwest, San Francisco Bay to the northeast, Mission Creek to the southeast, and Division Street, 13th Street and U.S. Route 101 (Central Freeway) to the southwest.
The Central Freeway begins at a directional "Y" interchange at the west end of Interstate 80 in the South of Market neighborhood, and travels west above Division Street and 13th Street.

Millennium Tower (San Francisco)

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In addition, new high rise residential projects like One Rincon Hill, 300 Spear Street, and Millennium Tower are transforming the San Francisco skyline.
301 Mission Street is a development in the South of Market district of downtown San Francisco.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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With the opening of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in 1995, the Mission and Howard Street area of the South of Market has become a hub for museums and performances spaces. SOMA is home to many of San Francisco's museums, including San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the Museum of the African Diaspora., the American Bookbinders Museum, the California Historical Society, the Zeum, and the Contemporary Jewish Museum.
In January 1995 the museum opened its current location at 151 Third Street, adjacent to Yerba Buena Gardens in the SOMA district.

Salesforce Tower

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The Salesforce Tower, formerly named the Transbay Tower, was completed May 2018.
Salesforce Tower, formerly known as the Transbay Tower, is a 1,070 ft office skyscraper in the South of Market district of downtown San Francisco.

Market Street (San Francisco)

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South of Market (or SoMa) is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California, situated just south of Market Street. The area's boundaries are Market Street to the northwest, San Francisco Bay to the northeast, Mission Creek to the southeast, and Division Street, 13th Street and U.S. Route 101 (Central Freeway) to the southwest.
Central Market Community Benefit District extends from Fifth to Ninth Streets, and is considered part of either the "Mid Market" or "South of Market" areas.

IGN

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Many major software and technology companies have headquarters and offices here, including Ustream, Planet Labs, Foursquare, Cloudflare, Wikia, Wired, GitHub, Pinterest, CBS Interactive, LinkedIn, Trulia, Dropbox, IGN, Salesforce.com, BitTorrent Inc., Yelp, Zynga, Airbnb, Uber, Advent Software, and Pac-12 Networks.
The company is located in San Francisco's SOMA district and is headed by its former editor-in-chief, Peer Schneider.

List of tallest buildings in San Francisco

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In addition, new high rise residential projects like One Rincon Hill, 300 Spear Street, and Millennium Tower are transforming the San Francisco skyline.
In 1985, San Francisco adopted the Downtown Plan, which slowed development in the Financial District north of Market Street and directed it to the area South of Market around the Transbay Terminal.

Gay bathhouse

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The crisis became an opportunity for the City (in the name of public health) to close bathhouses and regulate bars - businesses that had been the cornerstone of the community's efforts to maintain a gay space in the South of Market neighborhood.
During the 1970s, the two most popular gay bathhouses in San Francisco, both located in the SOMA neighborhood, were the Ritch Street Health Club at 330 Ritch St., the interior of which was designed like a Minoan palace, and The Barracks, a BDSM bathhouse at 72 Hallam near Folsom in which each room was designed to accommodate a different BDSM sexual fantasy.

Pac-12 Network

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Many major software and technology companies have headquarters and offices here, including Ustream, Planet Labs, Foursquare, Cloudflare, Wikia, Wired, GitHub, Pinterest, CBS Interactive, LinkedIn, Trulia, Dropbox, IGN, Salesforce.com, BitTorrent Inc., Yelp, Zynga, Airbnb, Uber, Advent Software, and Pac-12 Networks.
The network's studio and production facilities are headquartered in the South of Market district of San Francisco, California.

List of neighborhoods in San Francisco

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The neighborhood includes many smaller sub-neighborhoods such as: South Park, Yerba Buena, South Beach, and Financial District South (part of the Financial District), and overlaps with several others, notably Mission Bay, and the Mission District. It contains several sub-neighborhoods including South Beach, Yerba Buena, and Rincon Hill.
From two blocks inland westward is the South of Market neighborhood, and from south of Townsend Street and west of 3rd Street begins China Basin.

San Francisco City Clinic

In terms of sexual health, the district's San Francisco City Clinic offers sexually transmitted disease (STD) tests and treatment, in addition to counseling and condoms.
The center is located in the South of Market or "SoMa" district on the north-east side of San Francisco, California along San Francisco Bay.

California Historical Society

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SOMA is home to many of San Francisco's museums, including San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the Museum of the African Diaspora., the American Bookbinders Museum, the California Historical Society, the Zeum, and the Contemporary Jewish Museum.
The California Historical Society, located at 678 Mission Street at the corner of Annie Street in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco, California is the state's official historical society since 1979.

Contemporary Jewish Museum

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SOMA is home to many of San Francisco's museums, including San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the Museum of the African Diaspora., the American Bookbinders Museum, the California Historical Society, the Zeum, and the Contemporary Jewish Museum.
The Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) is a non-collecting museum at 736 Mission Street at Yerba Buena Lane in the South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood of San Francisco, California.

Academy of Art University

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The local Academy of Art University owns several buildings in the neighborhood, primarily for academic and administrative purposes.
The school is one of the largest property owners in San Francisco, with the main campus located on New Montgomery Street in the South of Market district.

Rave

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During the 1980s and 1990s, some of the warehouses there served as the home to the city's budding underground rave, punk, and independent music scene.
At first, small underground parties sprung up all over the SOMA district in vacant warehouses, loft spaces, and clubs.

LinkedIn

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Many major software and technology companies have headquarters and offices here, including Ustream, Planet Labs, Foursquare, Cloudflare, Wikia, Wired, GitHub, Pinterest, CBS Interactive, LinkedIn, Trulia, Dropbox, IGN, Salesforce.com, BitTorrent Inc., Yelp, Zynga, Airbnb, Uber, Advent Software, and Pac-12 Networks.
In April 2014, LinkedIn announced that it had leased 222 Second Street, a 26-story building under construction in San Francisco's SoMa district, to accommodate up to 2,500 of its employees, with the lease covering 10 years.

The Infinity

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In addition, new high rise residential projects like One Rincon Hill, 300 Spear Street, and Millennium Tower are transforming the San Francisco skyline.
Along with the Millennium Tower and One Rincon Hill to the west and south, respectively, they will create a new highrise neighborhood in the South of Market district.