Best Neighborhoods In New York, NY For Singles

There are many appealing neighborhoods in New York, but finding the right one if you’re a young professional can definitely be tricky. Listed below are the best neighborhoods in New York for singles and young professionals for 2021. To calculate our rankings we used the following criteria: median age, people between the ages of 25-34, local amenities (bars, restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops, etc.), employment opportunities, housing affordability and crime rates.

Population 10,281
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: A
Median age: 37 People 25-34yrs: 25%
Population 77,662
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: B+
Median age: 36 People 25-34yrs: 22%
Population 4,769
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: A
Median age: 33 People 25-34yrs: 37%
Population 25,576
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: B-
Median age: 36 People 25-34yrs: 24%
Population 194,024
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: B
Median age: 43 People 25-34yrs: 24%
Population 9,408
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: D-
Median age: 36 People 25-34yrs: 27%
Population 17,838
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: D-
Median age: 35 People 25-34yrs: 25%
Population 13,570
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: A
Median age: 37 People 25-34yrs: 19%
Population 17,279
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: A+
Median age: 47 People 25-34yrs: 18%
Population 2,162
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: A
Median age: 44 People 25-34yrs: 16%
Population 39,804
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: C-
Median age: 31 People 25-34yrs: 20%
Population 204,475
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: A+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: B-
Median age: 44 People 25-34yrs: 18%
Population 110,212
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: A
Median age: 43 People 25-34yrs: 15%
Population 68,351
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: D
  • Housing: B
  • Crime: F
Median age: 35 People 25-34yrs: 21%
Population 77,029
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: C+
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: B-
Median age: 40 People 25-34yrs: 17%
Population 64,040
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B+
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: F
Median age: 36 People 25-34yrs: 29%
Population 115,043
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: D+
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: B+
Median age: 39 People 25-34yrs: 17%
Population 27,404
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B-
  • Housing: C-
  • Crime: A-
Median age: 41 People 25-34yrs: 13%
Population 60,580
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: B-
  • Housing: F
  • Crime: C-
Median age: 38 People 25-34yrs: 25%
Population 78,633
  • Amenities: A+
  • Employment: C-
  • Housing: D-
  • Crime: C
Median age: 35 People 25-34yrs: 18%