With Valentine’s Day around the corner and the average date costing close to $100, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2022’s Best & Worst States for Singles, and if you’re single in Pennsylvania, you’re in luck (depending on how you look at it I suppose). Pennsylvania is the 5th best state to be single in.

Wallethub compared the 50 states across 30 key indicators of dating-friendliness. The data set ranges from the share of single adults to online-dating opportunities to restaurants per capita. PA came in 6th for restaurants per capita, 9th for dating opportunities, and 5th for romance and fun.

When it came to other factors Pennsylvania was mixed in other factors:

Dating in Pennsylvania (1=Best; 25=Avg.):

  • 22nd – % of Single Adults
  • 16th – Gender Balance of Singles
  • 30th – Online-Dating Opportunities
  • 28th – Mobile-Dating Opportunities
  • 23rd – Median Annual Household Income (Adjusted for Cost of Living)
  • 6th – Restaurants per Capita
  • 7th – Movie Theaters per Capita
  • 17th – Crime Rate
  • 20th – Percentage of Residents 12+ Who Are Fully Vaccinated

For the full report, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-states-for-singles/31667