After analyzing US Census data and NYC neighborhood lifestyles, we have successfully narrowed down the list of top 10 NYC neighborhoods to find educated and prosperous singles. Let us know if you agree on twitter @MiniDates or on Facebook.
1. Upper East Side
Meet other singles here during the day on your lunch break at some of the local coffee shops like Sunberry’s Cafe, Oren’s Daily Roast or First Ave Coffee Shop. Or if you don’t have time for lunch today, meet for drinks at these bars: Comic Strip Live, Iggy’s, or Dylan Murphy’s.
2. Upper West Side
This is the neighborhood to find powerful singles of all cultures. Meet someone new at Brother Jimmy’s West Side, Lion’s Head Tavern, Stone Rose Lounge, or Jake’s Dilemma.
Here you will find singles in their mid 30s and a constant bustle of activity day or night. This neighborhood has some of the best singles spots, such as Pete’s Tavern, Barfly, or Cibar.
4. Turtle Bay
Full of well-educated singles, Turtle Bay is sure to be a fun spot to find other singles and have fun. Local coffee shops include Oren’s Daily Roast and Choux Factory. Some bars to check out include: Cornerstone Tavern, Murphy’s Pub, and Fubar.
The best thing about Chelsea is that there is a variety of things to do, such as visit art galleries, eat at numerous bars, restaurants and cafes, a sports complex, and more. Some of the best singles bars include Kanvas Bar and Lounge and The Ainsworth.
6. Clinton (Hell’s Kitchen)
Here you’ll find tons of other singles and numerous interesting restaurants, coffee shops, and bars. Some of these include Felix Coffee Shop, Zanzibar, and Pacha.
Besides having great places to meet new people, Midtown also has numerous great NYC landmarks to visit for a second date. For a first date or to meet new people try Ava Lounge, Bar Basque, or Cassidy’s.
8. Park Slope
Besides being a safe neighborhood for singles to live, Park Slope also has first-rate bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. A few fun spots to visit include Dram Shop Bar, Cocoa Bar, Patio Lounge, and Commonwealth. Also, try meeting someone new at Prospect Park.
9. Carroll Gardens
Full of young and single professionals, Carroll Gardens is a great place to meet other singles. There are also numerous bars and restaurants to choose from when looking for something to do after work. Try checking out Brooklyn Social or Zombie Hut.
This neighborhood is packed with singles after 7pm on weekends. In addition, the variety of cuisine makes Astoria the place when you’re looking to meet other singles. Some great spots to hit after 7pm include Cavo and Kabala Lounge.
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