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Description: This dataset includes all parking meters owned by SFMTA and the Port of San Francisco as of September 2011. The zipped data folder contains the dataset as a shapefile and a CSV, a PDF data dictionary, and a PDF map as a dataset preview.

This data provides:

  • Locations of meters

  • Meter characteristics, such as:


    • Single-space or multi-space meter

    • Smart meter status

    • Sensor status

    • Owner

    • On- or off-street location


  • Rate areas

  • Cap colors (use type and restrictions)


    • Black: Motorcycle parking

    • Brown: Tour bus parking

    • Green: Short term parking

    • Grey: General metered parking

    • Purple: Boat trailer parking

    • Red: Six-wheeled commercial vehicle parking

    • Yellow: Commercial vehicle parking




Agency Name: San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Date Released: September 16, 2011.
Time Period: September 2011
Frequency: Periodically
Location of dataset: http://sfpark.org/resources/parking-meters-census-gis-data/
Format: Shapefile, CSV, PDF map
Location of Data Dictionary: PDF included in zipped data folder

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