If you are looking for single women in their twenties, they're hiding out in Durham NC, Savannah GA, or Jackson MS.The North has nothing for you, it's Southern belles or bust.If you're on the prowl for single men in their late 50's, Reno NV, Manchester NH, and Beaumont TX should be your primary hunting grounds.Beyond being flush with single gentleman, Beaumont Gals: Do young single girls exist? Before age 35 almost every single city has an excess of unmarried men. Scott Fitzgerald published All The Sad Young Men at 30, and we can all just assume it's a somber reflection on marital gender ratios.Once you get up into your 50's, though, the balance shifts to extra single women everywhere.The changeover from extra men to extra women starts in the late 30's, but doesn't overtake California and the Pacific Northwest until everyone's in their 50's.Ladies: After your mid-40's, you will be fighting tooth and nail for the nine or ten remaining single men. The median age at first marriage for women is 26.5, while for men it's almost 29. New Orleans used to be a great place to find an unmarried girl in her twenties, but now they've all migrated north to Jackson, Mississippi.
His singles spanned from 20 to 64 years old, a magical world where grandparents have to sneak booze to their 20-year-old partners. The map also didn't adjust for population - ten thousand extra single women means a lot more in Des Moines than in NYC.
If you'd like to hear more statistical griping, the old write-up.