The team at has used real, old-fashioned science to determine which cities in Minnesota are the best for finding the love of your life.

The last couple of years have been tough on dating. Stay-at-home orders and social distancing have really put a hold on things. In addition to that, most dating destinations were closed to in-person gatherings for a while -- places like bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. Now, as we emerge from the pandemic, the dating game is back on.

They looked at population density (higher is better), number of single people, number of people without kids, number of places to meet (coffee shops, restaurants, bars, etc.).

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It turns out that they learned some other things about us Minnesotans; we lead the nation in the number of people married and are third from the bottom on remarrying if we do get divorced.

The 10 Best Cities For Dating In Minnesota

  1. Minneapolis
  2. Mankato
  3. Duluth
  4. Winona
  5. Roseville
  6. Burnsville
  7. Rochester
  8. Austin
  9. Moorhead
  10. Bloomington

The worst Minnesota cities for finding a date: Rosemount (#46), Blaine (#47), Andover (#48), Cottage Grove (#49), Ramsey (#50).

Faribault, Owatonna, and the surrounding areas are obviously full of summer love, but weren't big enough to be considered for the ranking.

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Stacker used data from the 2020 County Health Rankings to rank every state's average life expectancy from lowest to highest. The 2020 County Health Rankings values were calculated using mortality counts from the 2016-2018 National Center for Health Statistics. The U.S. Census 2019 American Community Survey and America's Health Rankings Senior Report 2019 data were also used to provide demographics on the senior population of each state and the state's rank on senior health care, respectively.

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