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5. Boston, MA
Boston, MA
Population: 590,763
Single: 50.3%

With about 50 colleges and universities in the area, it's no wonder that Boston is ripe for singles. Catering to a younger crowd, the city's night life has numerous trendy bars, dance clubs and lounges. If you're feeling festive, then city events like Chowderfest, Oktoberfest, Harborfest and the Boston Beer Festival are right up your alley.

More romantic types can take a stroll in Harvard Square, along the Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park or at Boston Common, or go for a ride in a swan boat at the Boston Public Garden.

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Last updated July 22 2008: 5:38 PM ET
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