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Florida ranks #1 state for singles in 2020

Posted at 1:09 PM, Feb 03, 2020

Florida is the state to be if you're single, according to a recent report by WalletHub.

When it comes to dating, the Sunshine State ranked #1. It's no secret that there is an abundance of fun and romantic activities to choose from. It's tied with California, Texas and New York for the most restaurants per capita, and ranked #6 for most movie theaters per capita. In a previous study from November, Tampa made the top 20 for best cities for singles.

WalletHub compared all 50 states across three dimensions:

  • Dating Economics (i.e. movie costs, average beer and wine price, unemployment rate for single population)
  • Dating Opportunities (i.e. share of single adults, gender balance of singles, online dating opportunities)
  • Romance & Fun (i.e. restaurants per capita, nightlife options per capita, crime rate)

Florida was rated the third best state for Dating Opportunities and fourth best for Romance & Fun. It also ranked in the top 10 for both percentage of singles (ranked #8) and gender balance of singles (ranked #10).

You can find the top 10 best states for singles below:

  1. Florida
  2. California
  3. Texas
  4. New York
  5. Pennsylvania
  6. Ohio
  7. Illinois
  8. Wisconsin
  9. Massachusetts
  10. Michigan

Source: WalletHub</div>

To check out the full report and to see how the rest of the states ranked, click here.