Afraid your 420-friendly habits will turn off potential partners? No worries – New York came in second on a survey of weed-friendly cities for daters by WhatsYourPrice.com. Ninety percent of respondents in New York said it would not be a deal breaker if their partner smoked marijuana. Boston was also among the top 10 cities.
Here are the top 10 weed-friendly cities:
1. Portland – 93 percent
2. New York – 90 percent
3. Las Vegas– 87 percent
4. Denver – 86 percent
5. San Francisco – 84 percent
6. Seattle – 79 percent
7. Los Angeles – 77 percent
8. Miami – 74 percent
9. Chicago – 72 percent
10. Boston – 68 percent
WhatsYourPrice.com surveyed 90,000 respondents across the country; approximately 57 percent of respondents said they would date someone who smoked weed. The average age of respondents is 38 years old.
Sixty-five percent of users 18 to 34 said they would date someone who smoked pot; 56 percent of users between 35 and 55 would accept a mate who blazed. Men were more accommodating toward partners who smoked: Sixty percent said they would date someone who got smoked up, and 54 percent of women said the same.
“Although the debate over marijuana legalization has been sweeping the nation, smoking is not equally accepted by everyone,” said Brandon Wade, CEO and founder of WhatsYourPrice.com in a statement. “Singles who appreciate this type of lifestyle might want to venture out to one of these cities to find a partner who is well suited for them.”