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2. Cambridge, MA
Cambridge, MA
Population: 101,365
Single: 52.4%

Every summer, the city closes off part of Massachusetts Ave. traffic for the City of Cambridge Dance Party, inviting young and old, single or hitched, to groove to local DJ beats right in front of its City Hall.

Of course, Cambridge isn't just a place for party animals and boogie machines.Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are home to some of the best and brightest students and teachers in the country.

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Last updated July 22 2008: 5:38 PM ET
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