Generous supply of affordable homes? No. Good candy corn-per-capita ratio? Yes!

The real estate site Zillow has crowned San Francisco the best city in the U.S. to trick or treat in. The basic algorithm: best candy yield in shortest walking distance with the fewest safety risks. Somehow, all that allowed San Francisco to edge out Boston.

The top five ‘hoods, according to Zillow:

  1. Presidio Heights
  2. Cow Hollow
  3. South Beach
  4. Sea Cliff
  5. Pacific Heights

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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