If you'd like to hear more statistical griping, the old write-up.For now, though: welcome to 2013 Interactive Singles Map (albeit with 2012 data). Among 20- and 30-somethings, almost every single city in America has more single men than single women.This is the place to come for accurate and friendly advice, up-to-date event information and even bookings for your city break to Bremen.
They're 3-year estimates because I figured, hey, sounds like a good balance between the 1-year and 5-year estimates. We're using Metropolitan Statistical Areas, which are generally a big city and its immediate surroundings.These standards are used to replace the definitions of metropolitan areas that were defined in 1990.A CBSA is broken into two sub categories, Metro and Micro, and are detailed in the CBSA Type Field. To be considered a Micro area, population must be between 10,000 and 50,000.To be considered a Metro area, population must exceed 50,000."A Core Based Statistical Area is the official term for a functional region based around an urban center of at least 10,000 people, based on standards published by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in 2000.To be considered a Metro area, population must exceed 50,000."A metropolitan statistical area containing an urbanized area of at least 2.5 million people can be subdivided into two or more 'metropolitan divisions', provided specified criteria are met.