Finding love is part willingness and part geography: You can only be so determined to have a happily ever after; your zip code has to meet you halfway.
As of 2015, about 109 million, or 45 percent, of the U. adult population are single, including the individual components of the now-defunct Brangelina.
Because the two sets of geographical boundaries don’t match up perfectly, there are some areas, particularly less populated ones, where the statistics are not available.
For more information on the geographic variable used for this analysis, see IPUMS-USA.
And among never-married women interested in marriage, 78% said that it is “very important” to them that a potential spouse has a steady job (only 46% of never-married men said the same).With more than 40 million men and women online looking for love, there are bound to be some scam artists out there.A “catfish” is a person who creates a false online identity in the hopes of luring people into romantic relationships.It's pretty simple: Look for cities that have a lot of other single people!More specifically, look for neighborhoods where single people are concentrated.