Last month, the New York Times published the results of their analysis stating that 51% of U. "The Times came to some insightful conclusions with their analysis," said Bert Sperling, lead researcher for Sperling's Best Places. However, Sperling's Best Places discovered this might not be the whole story.
Indeed, according to a University of Texas survey, the average age of women at their first marriage is 26.
Let's start with a caveat: Trying to rate places on how they appeal to older singles is like picking a vacation spot for someone else.
You could roam the hot spots of a town for months without meeting that special someone, then find a soul mate in a chance encounter at the post office. Meet new people and find love with help from AARP Dating.
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.