Some 56% of young adults in this area were unmarried in 2012.
But even in these top metro areas, young women may find it difficult to find a young single man with a job.
(We count both young adults who have never been married and those who have been previously married as single or unmarried.) So, which large metro areas have the best “marriage market”?
For women seeking a male partner with a job, our analysis found that San Jose, Calif., tops the list among large metro areas, with 114 single employed men for every 100 single women.
The overall male-to-female ratio is 10 among single adults ages 25 to 34.
But when we limit the young men to those who are , the ratio falls to 84 employed single men for every 100 single women.
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A smaller pool of employed men may not be good news for young women who are looking for a man with a job, but it could be good news for young single men.