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Looking for love? Buffalo ranks among worst cities for dating

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Posted at 11:15 AM, Feb 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-13 16:09:08-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Maybe Cupid's just not a cold weather kind of guy.

Buffalo sits near the bottom of a new list ranking Best & Worst Metros for Dating from apartmentlist.com.

The Queen City came in at 82 out of 86 regions on the list, with 11.76% of singles saying they are satisfied overall with dating opportunities in Western New York.

The rankings were based on data collected from more than 11,000 single renters across the country who were asked "How would you rate your current city or neighborhood for opportunities to date?"

Provo, Utah topped the list, with nearly 48% of singles reporting satisfaction, followed by Richmond, Virginia and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Syracuse ranked just ahead Buffalo at 81. Northport, Florida - in Sarasota County - ranked last.

View the complete list here.