Bay Area Among Best Places to Trick or Treat

By Erika Okano
|  Monday, Oct 15, 2012  |  Updated 8:11 AM PDT
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Bay Area Among Best Places to Trick or Treat

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A  report out Monday morning names two Bay Area cities as among the best places to trick or treat in the country. San Francisco is tops according to the real estate website Zillow, while San Jose has moved up a spot from last year to number five. And in San Jose, the best neighborhood to snag some Twix and Snickers? Zillow said it's the Cambrian neighborhood. Read below for the full list by neighborhood.

The site looks at median home value, walkability, population density and crime rate to figure out its list each year.

Here's a look at the top 5 cities on the list:

  1. San Francisco
  2. Boston
  3. Honolulu
  4. Seattle
  5. San Jose

Zillow even went a step further, breaking down the best neighborhoods to go door to door.

In San Francisco:

  1. Presidio Heights
  2. Sea Cliff
  3. Noe Valley
  4. Cow Hollow
  5. Lake Street

In San Jose:

  1. Cambrian
  2. Rose Garden
  3. Willow Glen
  4. Santa Teresa
  5. Evergreen Valley

This is the third year that Zillow has created its Halloween list.

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