AUSTIN (KXAN) – Arkta and Drew Verma share their drinks with Joe Coffee. Tourists and locals alike are busy on South Congress Street, but for a moment they are relaxed and relaxed. They have been here since they met in Bumble a year and a half ago..
Austin’s changing romance scene has been hailed as one of the best in the country for a number of reasons.
It ranks first in the United States for love in the list published by the data analytics website with over 2 million monthly visits to the best places in Austin. The standard covers 80 metro locations in Seattle, New York City, New Orleans and Los Angeles.
Austin’s number one criteria were her young people, online dating and dating. Austin scored perfectly. They beat second-placed Colorado Springs by 12 points, while third-placed Colorado Springs beat second-placed San Diego California by 3.7 points.
Austin outperformed Texas’ Fort Worth by 20 points.
This is the reason.
Young, single people
The general fact that Netflix’s portrayal of people in their 20s in Austin is not enough to prove that it is a “youth” city. According to the US Census Bureau, 9% of Austin’s population is over 65 years old. This is 16 percent lower than the national average and 12.5 percent higher than the Texas average, according to the 2020 US Community Survey.
Sperling Best Places Data Analysis Approximately 13.4% of Austin’s population is 18-24 years old. Of this 13.4%, the analysis estimated that more than four-fifths are single, meaning that approximately 110,226 singles in the Austin Dating Pool are 18-24 years old. This is almost double the population of San Marcos.
Austin’s large number of young people and single people directly contributed to the high level. Austin is a bustling college town that is easy for young singles to meet, according to the rating station.
Austin has the highest percentage of cities on the list, aged 18 to 24.
Hannah Bozenberg and her fiancé Adam Hotchkis met in Austin when they were randomly assigned to live outside the campus. A couple of UT students agree on the number of teens in Austin, especially on UT campus and downtown, making dating easier.
Boesenberg said: “A lot of people like to come to UT’s campus even if they don’t go to UT, so, like, it’s easy to find people.” “And people like to go to Sixth Street and ነገሮች things like that. There are a lot of young people out there. So it is very easy to find people in your age group (to this day). ”
Hotchkiss Austin says it attracts a lot of young people and that it is becoming a better city to this day.
“Many MPs are going to Austin. So that brings a lot of young people who are looking for opportunities. “And most of the time, if you are young, you are more in power and you want more jobs. (Austin) brings a lot of young people who are looking for opportunities.
Katie Goldday, Associate Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at St. Edward University, explains that young people play an important role in a city’s dating scene as they drive through development.
“(One of the challenges that adolescents and adults face in life stages and life course development is called ‘intimacy and isolation.’
According to a study by the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, online dating is now the most popular way for couples to meet in the United States. Ostinites have many ways to find a date online.
The city is the headquarters of Bumble, a global dating app with 23 million new matches and 94,000 new users each week, according to the website. On its website, he called Austin “one of the most beautiful cities in the country.”
Samantha Garcia Austin, head of marketing for North and Latin American marketing, says Austin is the perfect place to go online because the city has a large and tech-savvy dating pool. She says online dating allows people to easily sort through this pool and find compatible people.
Garcia says: “On the Internet, you can meet people who love country music or have a similar interest in fitness. “Bumble is a brand of kindness, respect and equality. And I think the Austin community reflects that.
Celestine Alfonso and Cory Wilson have been successful in online dating in Austin, meeting on the first day of Alfonso Alfonso in Austin. They have been together for four years now.
“I come from a small town in South Carolina, and I can say for sure that I prefer the big city when it comes to dating,” Alfonso said. “(Austin Bumble) is such a melting pot, so you can have it no matter what your hobbies or loved ones are.
While in Austin, Wilson recommends online dating, “Because one day a beautiful Brunette from South Carolina can look like you on a bumblebee and change your life.
After daters find their match, either online or in person, Austin has several events and romantic venues to take out.
The city has a relatively high level of romantic relationships with singles, and “knows how to spend more money on social networking than anywhere else,” wrote Spelling Best Places.
This was the most important thing in Austin than many other big cities, says the station.
Burt Sparling, president of Spelling Best Places, said: “Big cities like Los Angeles and Miami were not particularly popular (because they had the lowest scores in individual categories, such as coffee shops).
Austin, on the other hand, has these kinds of places, like the best places in Spelling.
One of them is Joe Coffee at the South Congress. Joe describes himself as a “community activity center” on his website and hosts available events for many couples or lovers.
The cafe attracts many couples with a large and large photo on the wall. The mural says, “I love you so much.”
However, this mural did not only identify Joe as a special Austin day space, said Carolyn Garlock, general manager of Joe South Congress.
“We do our best to make our visitors feel welcome,” says Galock. “Joe has a unique way of making you feel so secure in a public place, which means it can feel like a safe place to meet someone or talk to someone you don’t know.”
Tikriwal and Verma say they are pleased with Joe South Congress. The couple are from Singapore. Verma Austin, a graduate of UT in 2018, wanted to bring her teaser for a few days to visit the famous coffee shop.
“(In other places) you can’t really walk around, see nature, see such cool neighborhoods,” Verma said. “You are only in the mall or in the movies or in the restaurants. They are not as diverse and active as Austin.
Austin’s perfect score was found to be correct for couples such as Bozenberg and Hotchkis, Alfonso and Wilson and Tikriwal and Verma.
“Austin feels great!” “It simply came to our notice then. “This is happening everywhere. It doesn’t matter as the day. Monday night, Sunday night, even during the day. ”