“Charlotte is a market that is tough it comes down into the dating scene,” Danielle Miles shared during certainly one of our many conversations about dating.

Miles relocated to Charlotte a decade ago from Richmond, Virginia, and describes her present life that is dating non-existent.

“People are looking at the web apps for the help that is little simply operating into some body regarding the road appears to be a subject put to rest,” she said.

Joseph Dixon saw a need within the Ebony dating scene — access. Busy singles required an area especially curated to generally meet other eligible Black singles. In 2013, he launched Charlotte-based RealBlackLove Inc., an on-line dating site for African US singles. The accompanying RBL dating application currently has near to 200,000 users.

Joseph Dixon, creator associated with RBL (RealBlackLove) dating app, which provides African singles that are american. Picture due to Joseph Dixon

Although almost 50 million individuals have tried online dating sites, some nevertheless think finding love on the internet is taboo. Away from 182 urban centers, Charlotte is available in at No. 69 on WalletHub’s position regarding the nation’s best towns for singles. (i really could argue so it should really be rated reduced in case your reason for dating is usually to be hitched, however, if you intend to be casual, then your list seems about right.) In RealBlackLove’s poll, Charlotte was ranked the seventh metro area that is best for Ebony singles to get love.