Top Cities to Date a Female Star Wars Fan — and the Colorado Place on the List
Click to see our slide show "The Best Costumes of StarFest 2013." Additional photos below.
Just in case you hadn't heard, there's a new Star Wars movie coming out this month.
Really. We're serious.
In honor of the forthcoming flick, the folks at the Match dating website have crunched the numbers to determine which cities offer Star Wars fans the best chance to meet either males or females who can tell Alderaan from Tatooine.
Turns out that one place in Colorado scores very well in terms of folks mentioning Star Wars-related terms and even better when it comes to the number of female Star Wars fans.
It doesn't do as well in terms of male Star Wars fans, though. Apparently, most of the Hans there aren't currently Solo.
Count down the Match data for Star Wars mentions, plus the male and female lists, as well as random information about Star Wars fans in general, illustrated by photos from two Westword slide shows — THE BEST COSTUMES OF STARFEST 2013 and COMICS NERDS AND STAR WARS GEEKS GET IT ON AT BEASTIVAL 2.
Top 9 Cities who mention Star Wars related terms:
Number 9. Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA Metro
Number 8. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro
Number 7. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro
Number 6. Madison, WI Metro
Number 5. Orlando-Kissimmee, FL Metro
Number 4. Salt Lake City, UT Metro
Number 3. Colorado Springs, CO Metro
Number 2. Austin-Round Rock, TX Metro
Number 1. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro
Top 5 cities to date a male Star Wars fan:
Number 5. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro
Number 4. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA MetroNext Page