Do you live in one of the loneliest places in America? These hometowns are among the loneliest places to live.

While doing research about the loneliest place in the Empire State, I quickly learned a number of locations in New York are lonely than more of America.

24/7 Wall Street used Census Bureau data to determine the 50 "loneliest" places to live in the United States.


The website looked into 384 metro areas by looking up the percentage of "nonfamily households living alone out of all households" and ranked the top 50.

The Loneliest Places In New York State

Below are the locations from New York State that made the list.

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Over 37 million Americans live alone and most one-person households nationwide are younger than 65, reports say.

Elmira, New York is the loneliest in the Empire State. The report determined Elmira is home to:

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Elmira, New York Is New York State's Loneliest Hometown.

Elmira was named the third loneliest city in all of America. Elmira is located in Chemung County, New York. About 26,500 people live in the city.

Danville, IL ranked second and the District of Columbia was first.

Elmira Named Best Small Town In America


Another report named Elmira the best small town to live in the United States.

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Elmira was one of five New York hometowns named one best small cites and towns to live in.

In fact, the Empire State claimed the top 4 spots.

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Below are the five hometowns in New York State that made the list:

5 New York State Hometowns Among Best 10

A new study named four hometowns in New York State as the very best "small" places to live in America. Five hometowns reached the top 10!

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