Meetups in West Des Moines

15 Things You Need To Know About Dating Someone From Des Moines

Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some fes can only be seen by registered members. Im a single guy nearing 30 in a good profession. How is the dating life for young professionals here. How is Des moine in comparison? I know its not chicago, but im still hoping to find a pretty girl who is like minded and date-able. Also Im a minority and not sure what effect that will have mkines it.

Frankly Im kinda scared. Originally Posted by josh Last edited by ElleTea; at Des Moines specifically is the only place in Iowa where you would have a decent chance at meeting a large pool of intelligent single women your age. Of course, it may also happen if you live next to the border of Irish dating and marriage traditions so you can utilize Omaha. If iosa and weather were completely ignored, Des Moines would probably be datinb top 10 or 15 city for its size.

It is kind of like an oasis in that regard because the rest of the state is largely undesirable even excluding taxes and weather. Overall, as you pointed out, you won't have anywhere near the level of selection you would in a city like Chicago. In my opinion, being in a state with awful winters also makes it harder to get out there and meet people because it makes outdoor interactions less enjoyable. I assume you aren't going to look eating long term relationship material at a bar, because that would be the single stupidest strategy any dating des moines iowa has ioaw employed.

Iowa City has datiing beautiful college girls, but the ones that are really desirable to have as a wife are usually taken by the time they are Further, a large portion of those ladies are out of state with rich parents in Chicago ded the out-of-state tuition. Therefore, even if you had a career in Iowa City, the most desirable dating partners would not be such a great fit for long term relationships because they do not intend to stay in Iowa City.

In Des Moines, you may actually find a potential spouse that would be happy to live there with you. Who needs the bars? There's the Des Moines Social Club, which is good daging and dafing, not to mention a small percentage of us silver-haired folks end up there for certain events: Des Moines Social Club There's also meet-ups. It depends on your interests, but it seems like the only bored people I know are those who rent movies and hang oowa dating des moines iowa home every weekend.

Not that there's anything wrong with that but there are other choices. Interesting and nice to know. I will be in des moines and hope to move into the city- Ioda noticed a few streets are pretty dense with bars and things to do- so I hope to find an apartment in that area. Frankly the cost of living there seems extremely manageable- ie for about bucks dating des moines iowa month you can get a really nice apartment.

I wouldnt mind that at all. I am hoping that des moines has a lot of things to do and even though it can be wintry- I assume people will still want to go out downtown. Would you say the city downtown is relatively safe? IE its safe for people to walk to bars or events even at 10pm? Are there certain locations to avoid? Snow bothers me less since Ive lived in upstate NYC where we had over inches snow a year. How bad can chattanooga dating sites really get in des moines?

For the most part, downtown is safe. Not really any specific areas to avoid, but as mpines points out, I prefer to walk down streets where others are also walking vs taking a desserted looking street. That said, you dont' read or hear about muggings or assaults in downtown. About the only issue that seems to come up, are related to drunkenness and the related issues that can occur dating des moines iowa everyone is filing out of the bars at 2: I've aged out of the bar scene, so can't speak to it firsthand though.

What is your situation as in specific locale dating des moines iowa are interested in, etc. Please register adting post and access all features of dating des moines iowa very popular forum. It is free and quick. Additional giveaways are planned. Detailed information about all U. Posting Quick Reply - Please Wait. User-defined colors Preset color patterns. Border Min value Max value Selected area Search result State border. Based on data. Search this Datibg Advanced Search.

West Des Moines Iowa