On the bright side, we scoured our rankings for areas near these ten cities that might serve as suitable alternatives. This small metro area, anchored by the tiny city of Thomasville population: 26,841 and its namesake furniture brand, has the second-lowest share of unwed folks among our worst cities for singles. On the other hand, maybe there's an opportunity here we can't see. In the war on crime, that wins you an incredible amount of scrutiny. That wouldn't really be made apparent on a StatsCan census, since single is the default option for anyone who isn't legally married, so take these findings with a grain of salt.
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida and Birmingham, Alabama The Sarasota area and Birmingham both have a whopping 135 single women per 100 single men. This article was published in April 2013 and is the opinion of the original author, however it has been updated to include additional information as of March 2014. In addition to Kingsport, the smaller Tennessee metro areas of Morristown and Cleveland also scored low marks for singles. Although many of these areas boast below-average living costs, paychecks typically are way below average, too. And honestly, the results are pretty surprising. The two Alberta cities landed at the bottom last year as well. Take a look at the full list below: According to the data, singles over 60 definitely have better luck in the Southern and Western parts of the U.
But for the rest of the year, the isolated area along the California border is home to a mature and married crowd. It can be incredibly dangerous for a woman to travel alone. Click through the gallery above to see which Texas cities WalletHub said were the best - and worst - for singles to live in. I thought we had the worst ratio of single men to single women? City Violent Crime Severity Index Winnipeg 122. We last wrote about Cape Breton in 2013, when.
At least the area comes with affordable living costs and a low unemployment rate of 5. Each city received its overall ranking based on a number of factors, including fun and recreation and dating opportunities. However, the only reason to move there permanently is the affordable housing, which you can get in lots of other towns and cities in Quebec. But with median incomes typically 18. It's old,and tired like the many people who live here anyway.
Younger daters, in particular, could struggle given the area's median age of 47. We have a School of Medicine, A Law School, University, College, symphony orchestra, Community auditorium etc etc. So when you're choosing to live in a city, you may want to consider how much of the population is single and ready to mingle. While I would do anything for love, I wouldn't trade New York for Bakersfield just yet. There are many places in the world where it may be unsafe for a woman to travel alone.
Also to consider is the fact that, in Montreal and Quebec at-large, it's fairly common to be partnered with someone but not be married. Though Laredo's ranking has remained the same, the methodology used to determine the results is updated each year, the spokesperson said. Finding out that kind of info can be a little difficult and might seem a tad bit desperate but fortunately for all you single-folk, the work has been done for you. Known as the Horse Capital of the World, Ocala can offer you plenty of options for a romantic ride — but a suitable date to ride with might be harder to find. Here are the worst cities for singles in list format as well, in ascending order: 1. Austin also has the highest percentage of 18-24-year-olds and knows how to have fun as they spent more money out socializing than any other area.
In all but the latter, the index follows a similar methodology to the annual put out by the World Economic Forum. Yup, Montreal will officially be known as the sixth best city in Canada to find a single woman. A downside: The living costs are 10. The Gateway City finished second-to-last in Texas and 173rd overall. The only big success was Bayfest.
This busy city sports beautiful architecture and renowned shopping. Despite its location in the highly diverse Southern Ontario region, Kitchener has inherited the mantle from the previous main offender, Calgary. Metro population: 549,774 Percentage of unmarried adults: 42. The city has had a persistent problem with violent crime, especially sex-based crimes such as sexual assault, aggravated sexual assault, and sexual violations against children. The Volunteer State didn't fare well in our rankings.