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12. Hempstead, NY
Hempstead, NY
Population: 52,526
Single: 45.8%

One of the most populous towns in the nation, Hempstead is home to singles in love with the outdoors. Home to the 240-acre campus of Hofstra University, the New York City suburb has 1,400 acres of parks, wetlands and wildlife sanctuaries and holds year-round recreational and cultural activities.

Hempstead also offers 22 outdoor pool complexes and plenty of bike paths as an alternative to commuting by car.

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