Nickname(s): The Space City (for NASA and other space activity), the Bayou City (for its winding waterways ) and H-Town
Population: 2.1 million
Houston is a fun city to live and play, Rent.com says. It’s affordable and there are a lot of great date spots. Plus, there’s roughly an equal amount of men and women.
Date spots: African Forest at the Houston Zoo, Houston Aeros hockey game, Pinot’s Palette (refreshments + painting + music), Discovery Green (park)
Sources: U.S. Census, Rent.com, Yelp.com