Forbes Ranks Best Cities for Nightlife, Singles

Forbes released a new study looking at the best cities for singles in 2009 and included nightlife as one of seven determining categories for its methodology, based on “The number of restaurants, bars and nightclubs per capita in each standard metropolitan area,” using data provided by AOL City Guide. While not surprisingly Las Vegas ranked number 1 in the nightlife category, some interesting cities ranked in the nightlife top 10:

1. Las Vegas
2. Milwaukee
3. Portland, Ore.
4. New York City
5. Buffalo, N.Y.
6. Cleveland
7. Virginia Beach, Va.
8. Seattle
9. Pittsburgh
10. Miami.

Want to know how more about the methodology or see the list of best cities for singles? Click here.

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