Best places for the rich and single

We're not saying you're a gold digger. But you could follow the money to these 25 affluent cities, where singles are abundant.

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3. Brookline, MA
Brookline, MA
Population: 57,929
Single: 42%
Median family income: $124,035

If you're looking for suave and sophisticated company, start your search in this suburb, which is full of Boston's highly educated. In fact, nearly half of Brookline's population boasts a master's degree. Slip on your golf or tennis polo (or even your curling sliders) and head to the oldest country club in the nation to schmooze with high-profile politicians and corporate executives. If you're lucky, you might even score an invitation to one of their vacation homes on Cape Cod. --H.Y. 

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Last updated July 16 2010: 8:24 AM ET
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