Spring is in the air, the weather is warming up, and it’s only a matter of time before summer is upon us. We then graded each metro area in order to determine the best places to find that special someone.
Whatever you’re looking for, the numbers are in your favor: among U. residents aged 18 or older, more than 53% of females and 46% of males are single, according to the latest ) across 5 key indicators: bars and restaurants, college degrees, internet use/access for dating apps, average rental prices, and, of course, singles in the area.
We also ranked the top 5 cities individually for men and women, with respect to the number of opposite sex singles with bachelor degrees in the city. In terms of weightings, the percentage of single men and women accounted for 25% of the final score, percentage of men and women with a bachelor’s degree or higher for 25%, restaurants and bars per capita and dating app accessibility for 20% each and median 1 bedroom rent for 10%.
This means that if a city was ranked at #1 for the percentage of single men and women, the city received the full score for that metric (25 points).
The Post was referencing a report from Apartment List.com, which compiled a list based on a survey of 11,000 singles nationwide to determine the best and worst cities for dating-- and Syracuse was top of the list for the worst.
(WSYR-TV) - Syracuse is the city where "love goes to die," or so says a headline on Wednesday from The New York Post.
The final rankings were determined by adding up each city’s weighted scores to see who scored highest overall.
For the best cities for dating men / women ranks, we scored the percentage single and percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher with respect to that gender.
With reasonable rent prices and a high concentration of singles, Champaign-Urbana is a great place for dating.
Catch the Fighting Illini take on a opponent on the gridiron or enjoy a concert at the If you’re looking for a high concentration of singles, look no further than Pittsfield.
Of the 18-34 age bracket we analyzed, a whopping 83.2% are single.
With a high percentage of singles, and an even higher percentage of people with college degrees, this city has some of the most eligible bachelors and bachelorettes in the country.
Add to that a great bar scene– an incredible 31 establishments for every 1,000 people, or With colleges like Harvard, MIT, and Boston College calling this area home, it’s no surprise that it has some of the most tech-savvy singles in the nation.