These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In Pennsylvania For 2019


If you can’t score in these Pennsylvania cities, something is seriously wrong with you.

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Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our second time ranking the easiest cities to get laid in Pennsylvania.

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There are a number of party hot spots in Pennsylvania.

For example, Greensburg, Pennsylvania has been called one of the biggest party towns in the nation. And you can see why. It has a large number of college kids, a very young population, and frankly, there’s a huge bar scene.

But is it the best city to score in? The purpose of this post is to use science and data to determine which places are the easiest you could possibly go in Pennsylvania if you wanted to hook up with someone.

After analyzing 73 of the state’s most populous areas (over 10,000 people), we came up with this list as the 10 easiest places to get laid in the state of Pennsylvania:

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  1. Johnstown (Photos)
  2. Greensburg (Photos)
  3. Indiana (Photos)
  4. West Chester (Photos)
  5. Sharon (Photos)
  6. McKeesport (Photos)
  7. Washington (Photos)
  8. Bloomsburg (Photos)
  9. Philadelphia (Photos)
  10. Harrisburg (Photos)

You might be thinking, “Johnstown?!” Why haven’t I gone there before?

Well if you live in Johnstown, you’re probably already aware of the pure excitement level, based on the criteria we list below. And if you’re not already regularly hooking up there…well, then there’s nothing we can do about that.

That’s your own personal problem.

Read on below to see how we crunched the numbers and see how the places near you fared. We’ve got the complete list of the most populous cities below so you know where to go and where to avoid on your next road trip.

The hardest place to get lucky in Pennsylvania, according to science? That would be Franklin Park. More on that later.

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How do you decide if a place in the Keystone State is easy to get lucky in?

In order to rank the chances where you’re most likely to get laid in Pennsylvania, we had to determine what criteria helps people hook up. It isn’t a stretch to assume that people will get frisky where there are plenty of young singles, areas where people aren’t married and with kids, and in areas with high lots of adult things to do.

So we found databases across the internet for those criteria, and it spit out the answer. Like magic.

How we crunched the numbers for getting laid

We know we are answering a bar topic with this one, but we still try to be scientific about it. With that in mind we used the most recent 2013-2017 American Community Survey Census data produced for the state of Pennsylvania. And we paired it up with data from OpenStreetMap contributors, ODbL 1.0 and colleges from IPEDS.

Can’t really get any better data than that.

We paid particular attention to:

  • Population density
  • % of population that’s female (More females than males)
  • % of unmarried people in each city
  • % of households with kids in each city
  • Colleges per capita
  • Bars per capita

We then gave each city a “Chance To Get Laid Score”.

The higher the score, the better the city is for getting lucky. We also limited our results to cities with populations over 10,000 people. For Pennsylvania, that meant a total of 73 cities.

Read on to see why Johnstown is party central.

Johnstown, PA

Overall SnackAbility

4
/10

Get Laid Score: 79.8
Rank Last Year: 4 (Up 3)
Population: 19,967
Bars: 1
Colleges: 5
More on Johnstown:  Data | Photos

Johnstown is a city in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States, 43 miles west-southwest of Altoona and 67 miles east of Pittsburgh. The population was 20,978 at the 2010 census and estimated to be 20,402 in 2013. It is the principal city of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Cambria County.

Greensburg, PA

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Get Laid Score: 77.3
Rank Last Year: 2 (No Change)
Population: 14,476
Bars: 1
Colleges: 3
More on Greensburg:  Data | Photos

Greensburg is a city in and the county seat of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States, and a part of the Pittsburgh Metro Area. The city lies within the Laurel Highlands and the ecoregion of the Western Allegheny Plateau. The city is named after Nathanael Greene, a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. The population was 14,892 at the 2010 census.

Indiana, PA

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Get Laid Score: 76.3
Rank Last Year: 3 (No Change)
Population: 13,690
Bars: 1
Colleges: 2
More on Indiana:  Data | Photos

Indiana is a borough in and the county seat of Indiana County in the U.S. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The population was 13,975 at the 2010 census, and since 2013 has been part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area after being a long time part of the Pittsburgh Media Market. Indiana is also the principal city of the Indiana, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area.

West Chester, PA

Source: Public domain
Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Get Laid Score: 75.6
Rank Last Year: 1 (Down 3)
Population: 19,698
Bars: 4
Colleges: 1
More on West Chester:  Data | Photos

West Chester is a borough and the county seat of Chester County, Pennsylvania, in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. The population was 18,461 at the 2010 census.

Sharon, PA

Source: Public domain
Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Get Laid Score: 70.8
Rank Last Year: 7 (Up 2)
Population: 13,505
Bars: 1
Colleges: 2
More on Sharon:  Data | Photos

Sharon is a city in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, in the United States, 75 miles northwest of Pittsburgh. It is part of the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Mckeesport, PA

Overall SnackAbility

4
/10

Get Laid Score: 70.5
Rank Last Year: 9 (Up 3)
Population: 19,488
Bars: 1
Colleges: 1
More on Mckeesport:  Data | Photos

Washington, PA

Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Get Laid Score: 69.8
Rank Last Year: 8 (Up 1)
Population: 13,624
Bars: 2
Colleges: 3
More on Washington:  Data | Photos

Washington is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States, within the Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area in the southwestern part of the state. The population was 13,663 at the 2010 census.

Bloomsburg, PA

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Get Laid Score: 69.8
Rank Last Year: 11 (Up 4)
Population: 14,500
Bars: 2
Colleges: 1
More on Bloomsburg:  Data | Photos

Bloomsburg is a town in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States, located 40 miles southwest of Wilkes-Barre along the Susquehanna River. It is the county seat of Columbia County and the only incorporated town in Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, Bloomsburg had a population of 14,855, with an estimated population of 14,519 in 2013.

Philadelphia, PA

Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Get Laid Score: 68.0
Rank Last Year: 16 (Up 7)
Population: 1,569,657
Bars: 92
Colleges: 24
More on Philadelphia:  Data | Photos

Philadelphia is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the sixth-most populous city in the United States, with an estimated population of 1,567,872 and more than 6million in the seventh-largest metropolitan statistical area, as of 2016. Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley region, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers. The region’s population of 7.2million ranks it as the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States.

Harrisburg, PA

Overall SnackAbility

3
/10

Get Laid Score: 67.8
Rank Last Year: 15 (Up 5)
Population: 49,278
Bars: 15
Colleges: 3
More on Harrisburg:  Data | Photos

Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. With a population of 48,904, it is the ninth-largest city in the Commonwealth. It lies on the east bank of the Susquehanna River, 107 miles west of Philadelphia.

There You Have It – The Best Cities for Getting Some in Pennsylvania for 2019

If you’re looking at cities in Pennsylvania where it’s easy to get laid because the population is young, single and ready to party, this is an accurate list.

Who ever said science is a bore?

If you’re also curious enough, here are the hardest places to get laid in Pennsylvania, according to science:

  1. Franklin Park
  2. Upper St. Clair
  3. Mountain Top

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Detailed List Of The Best Cities For Getting Laid In Pennsylvania For 2019

Rank City Population Bars
1 Johnstown, PA 19,967 1
2 Greensburg, PA 14,476 1
3 Indiana, PA 13,690 1
4 West Chester, PA 19,698 4
5 Sharon, PA 13,505 1
6 Mckeesport, PA 19,488 1
7 Washington, PA 13,624 2
8 Bloomsburg, PA 14,500 2
9 Philadelphia, PA 1,569,657 92
10 Harrisburg, PA 49,278 15
11 Wilkinsburg, PA 15,748 1
12 Meadville, PA 13,105 2
13 Pittsburgh, PA 305,012 39
14 East Stroudsburg, PA 10,149 2
15 New Kensington, PA 12,679 1
16 Butler, PA 13,292 1
17 Lebanon, PA 25,703 1
18 Pottsville, PA 13,827 4
19 Dunmore, PA 13,412 2
20 Lancaster, PA 59,556 7
21 Chester, PA 34,102 1
22 Chambersburg, PA 20,640 1
23 Kingston, PA 12,959 3
24 Darby, PA 10,710 1
25 Scranton, PA 76,624 12
26 Erie, PA 98,970 3
27 Phoenixville, PA 16,743 5
28 Reading, PA 88,275 6
29 New Castle, PA 22,434 1
30 Nanticoke, PA 10,296 1
31 Bethlehem, PA 75,240 17
32 Yeadon, PA 11,523 1
33 Hershey, PA 14,793 4
34 West Mifflin, PA 20,075 3
35 Carlisle, PA 19,113 1
36 Lansdowne, PA 10,641 1
37 Munhall, PA 11,296 1
38 Allentown, PA 120,128 2
39 Willow Grove, PA 15,253 1
40 Coatesville, PA 13,169 2
41 Hanover, PA 15,506 2
42 Altoona, PA 44,749 4
43 Whitehall, PA 13,828 1
44 Williamsport, PA 28,938 6
45 Easton, PA 27,045 6
46 Broomall, PA 10,883 1
47 Colonial Park, PA 12,438 2
48 Drexel Hill, PA 28,246 1
49 Columbia, PA 10,430 1
50 Ardmore, PA 13,193 2
51 Hazleton, PA 24,882 1
52 Berwick, PA 10,231 1
53 Waynesboro, PA 10,793 3
54 Shiloh, PA 11,247 1
55 Emmaus, PA 11,360 1
56 Fullerton, PA 15,304 1
57 Hermitage, PA 15,901 1
58 Levittown, PA 51,945 1
59 Wyomissing, PA 10,452 6
60 Lansdale, PA 16,506 1
61 Baldwin, PA 19,743 2
62 Horsham, PA 14,563 2
63 Lower Burrell, PA 11,413 2
64 Weigelstown, PA 13,135 1
65 Plum, PA 27,390 1
66 St. Marys, PA 12,603 1
67 Ephrata, PA 13,785 1
68 Jefferson Hills, PA 11,244 1
69 Allison Park, PA 22,041 2
70 Montgomeryville, PA 13,370 1
71 Mountain Top, PA 11,311 1
72 Upper St. Clair, PA 19,524 2
73 Franklin Park, PA 14,301 1

4 thoughts on “These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In Pennsylvania For 2019

  1. This data would be much more helpful if not for the improper use of the term ‘per capita’ to describe the figures for bars and colleges.

    Per capita is defined by Merriam Webster as “per unit of population : by or for each person.

    Please, as a business management major alumnus out of Slippery Rock, I ask that whomever writes/edits/proofread to apply the proper variables in your analysis. Otherwise, in this case, Indiana, PA would be home to a whopping 13,690 bars, and 27,380 colleges.

    Obviously, you list 2 colleges in Indiana, which is the total number of colleges per town, not per person. As far as 1 bar? Well, the reader is left scratching out heads because there certainly are more than one bar per Town, and certainly not 1 bar per person 13,690.

    In my opinion, this isn’t even a rookie type mistake that could happen to anyone, instead it completely undermines the total effort out into what could have been an entertaining AND informative guide. Just because it’s about bumping uglies doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t be provided with helpful, accurate, and simplified information. Makes the whole thing seem like a joke that wasn’t taken seriously by the compilers.

    Up your game, folks, because this being my first ever experience reading something you’ve published, it’s not a good first impression.

    Class dismissed.

  2. Also, what’s snackability?
    What’s the formula for that number?
    It’s not your personally subjective rating on each towns’ hipness, cool-factor, and/or buzzworthy score, is it… ?
    That would be too pretentious and naive. But without any accompanying descriptor, and followed closely by the egregiously incorrect and obviously ignorant use of the real variable ‘per capita’, this whole thing reads like a highschool level report, when you could cut and paste your way to an A+, since content isn’t easily graded by our overworked, underpaid, and less decerning intermediate educators.

    Sorry for the fireballz, people, I just needed to have a moment… Please consider my suggestions and don’t take it personal.

    (boom)

  3. I’d does go without saying that Indiana was my example given, and the the term ‘per capita’ was misused in every area on the list…. Okay, just to confirm….

  4. In case I didn’t make it clear above, the misuse of per capita is present for every place listed, not just my example, Indiana…

    Just confirming the obvious…?

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