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What was SF's wartime population? In Mel Scott's The SF Bay Area 1943 population is estimated to be approx. 800,000 (pg 254) but this seems way out of line with other population estimates for that time.
-- AnMarie Rodgers (AnMarie_Rodgers@ci.sf.ca.us), August 18, 2001
Like I suggested for the question on the female population of San Francisco, you should also go to ABAG (The Association of Bay Area Governments). They have year by year figures.
-- Rosa Debonneheure (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 18, 2001.
According to http://www.sf50.com/sf/hgpop.htm, the 1940 population was 634,536.
-- Bob Verbrugge (email@example.com), August 19, 2001.
The site had wonderful information after 1947, but none during war years due to what they stated as "unusual migrations".
-- AnMarie Rodgers (AnMarie_Rodgers@ci.sf.ca.us), August 20, 2001.