Online dating companies are cluing into the gender gap.
"All the sites are getting to where the ads are different in geographic areas," Evans said.
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Top Ten Least Single Cities See entire list Bars and clubs that promote the ubiquitous "Ladies Night" might be surprised to find their city's gender gap favors the men. Evans said many dating events take care of any imbalance by "stocking the pond," applying a quota so the number of participants of each sex are equal.
Still, where there is an imbalance, the dating life is easier on one gender.
Sperling's conclusion is significantly different than the New York Times.
In the 379 metro areas nationwide, 34% of women 25-64 are single.
A few college cities buck the trend of having more singles.
North Carolina cities, Raleigh and Charlotte--each home to a university with more than 20,000 students--are in the bottom 25% by percentage of singles.
Logan, UT, and Provo, UT, both have fewer than 20% singles, the lowest in the country.
Texas cities Mc Allen and Laredo have similarly low numbers of single people. has about 6% more single women than single men, many cities tip toward more women.
Top 10 Gender-imbalanced Cities: See entire list A gender gap is more common than a perfect balance.