Hopelessly single in Michigan or Ohio?  According to this recent study, you're in the right place.

To be clear, being single is not a bad thing.  At risk of sounding like the uncle or aunt you go to for advice.  You don't need a romantic partner to be happy.  However, Valentine's Day is around the corner.  That leads many single people to be hyper aware of their relationship status.  Wallet Hub released a study showing the best and worst states for singles.  Here's how they came with their findings,

In order to identify the best and worst states for singles, WalletHub compared the 50 states across three key dimensions: 1) Dating Economics, 2) Dating Opportunities and 3) Romance & Fun.

You can find the full methodology of this study by clicking here.

Ohio ranked #8 as Michigan is the 9th best state for singles according to this study.

Here's a quick break down that lead to Michigan and Ohio reaching the top 10.

Michigan 

  • Dating Opportunities: #14
  • Dating Economics: #17
  • Romance and Fun: #11
  • Gender Balance of singles: #2

Ohio

  • Dating Opportunities: #16
  • Dating Economics: #22
  • Romance and Fun: #8
  • Gender Balance of singles: #5

You'll notice on the map below that Florida ranks #1 in this study.  Apparently, Florida is all retirees, stupid criminals and alligator wrestlers after all.

Source: WalletHub

Click here to see where each of the 50 states land in the Best and Worst states for singles.

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