Dating The Best Cities for Young Couples  

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List Rules Top U.S. cities for young dating couples and newlyweds to move

List of the best cities for young couples. Being a newlywed is exciting because it’s the start of a whole new life with the person you love. Many young couples opt to relocate to a new city to begin their lives together with a fresh start. Choosing a city to start over in can be difficult because there’s so much to consider. This list answers the question, “What city is the best for a newlywed couple?”

As a young couple, you want to live in a city that will allow you to mature as a family. The cities on this list have plenty of career opportunities with room for growth in salary. Large cities like Philadelphia and Chicago are filled with chances for employment in many cities, as well as plenty of entertainment choices. The smaller cities on this list are perfect for those looking for affordable housing and safe neighborhoods. It’s important to choose a city that is livable, with good school districts, public transportation, and plenty of entertainment.

The trendy cities for young couples compiled on this list are not only affordable, but they also have high overall health well-being rates. If you’re a newlywed looking to start someplace new, there is bound to be a city on this list just for you. Pack your bags and move to one of these best places for young couples and new families!

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112 73
Boston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Boston Massachusetts

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155 122
Seattle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Seattle Washington

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154 125
Denver is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Denver Colorado

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101 75
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Minneapolis Minnesota

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154 134
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
San Diego California

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132 117
San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
San Francisco California

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82 69
Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

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100 91
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Chicago Illinois

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87 78
New York City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
New York City New York

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75 66
Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Philadelphia Pennsylvania

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100 96
Austin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Austin Texas

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46 37
St. Paul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
St. Paul Minnesota

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60 53
Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Cleveland Ohio

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39 36
Hartford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Hartford Connecticut

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55 56
Milwaukee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Milwaukee Wisconsin

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99 110
Portland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Portland Oregon

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65 71
Honolulu is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Honolulu Hawaii

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39 40
New Haven is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
New Haven Connecticut

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70 80
Kansas City is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
moonbeamkc added Kansas City Missouri, USA

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47 52
Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Baltimore Maryland

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90 108
Nashville is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Nashville Tennessee

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55 64
Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples

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43 51
Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Brooklyn New York

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19 20
New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Arthur Williams added New Orleans Louisiana, USA

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43 52
Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples

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66 83
Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Raleigh North Carolina

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47 58
Detroit is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Detroit Michigan

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69 88
Boulder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Boulder Colorado

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33 42
Newark is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Newark New Jersey

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66 88
Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Charlotte North Carolina

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35 46
Spokane is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Spokane Washington

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81 118
San Jose is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
San Jose California

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35 55
Berkley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Berkley Michigan, USA

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49 77
Santa Barbara is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Santa Barbara California, USA

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37 60
Oakland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Oakland California

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65 103
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Los Angeles California

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46 76
Laguna Beach is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Laguna Beach California, USA

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47 82
Santa Monica is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Santa Monica California, USA

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11 26
Tel Aviv is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
alexlips99 added Tel Aviv Tel Aviv District, Israel

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38 70
Carlsbad is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Carlsbad California, USA

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41 75
Santa Cruz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Santa Cruz California, USA

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44 80
Irvine is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Irvine California

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19 40
Bloomington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Bloomington Indiana

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27 53
Albuquerque is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Albuquerque New Mexico

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43 79
Pasadena is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Pasadena California

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30 58
Encinitas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
junk added Encinitas California, USA

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17 38
Corfu is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Corfu Ionian Islands, Greece

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42 79
Dallas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Dallas Texas

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12 35
Mykonos is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Mykonos

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38 80
Houston is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Houston Texas