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4 percent: decline in the number of people getting married in San Francisco last year compared to the previous year . . . 50: this year’s Pride celebration and parade will mark five decades of the event that began as Gay Freedom Day . . . $500,000: income that is below the average annual household income in Atherton . . . 286: number of state-owned properties, ranging from vacant lots to fairgrounds to armories and other state sites, that Gov. Gavin Newsom said would be made available to local governments, free of charge, for “homelessness solutions” . . . $1,000: daily cost of shoplifting at a now-closed Walgreens on Market Street, according to Hoodline
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744: number of new homes coming to 3333 California Street as the result of legislation from Supervisor Catherine Stefani; 186 of the homes will be permanently affordable for seniors . . . 59.5: percentage of respondents to a Bospar PR survey who admit to using the term “San Fran” . . . 57.6: percentage of people in that same survey who said that the only appropriate name for the city is “San Francisco.”

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