When it comes to religion, Jax remains a conservative Southern Christian town at heart.Check out San Marco if you want to live in the mix—you’ll find plenty of nightlife and potential date spots in the charming old town square. Johns River lie Riverside and Avondale, areas with a Bohemian feel mixed with a touch of yuppie. Burrito Gallery and Bar (downtown): Enjoy a cocktail while admiring art and listening to the piano.For people watching: Twisted Martini (Jacksonville Landing): A trendy nightspot with hipsters galore. Ragtime Tavern (Atlantic Beach): This favored brewpub also offers a dance floor.Pack a picnic and head to scenic Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, or see unspoiled wetlands and a bit of history at the Timucuan Preserve and the Kingsley Plantation.Relax in the sun on the beautiful, secluded beaches of Big Talbot Island, or energize your date with some kayaking or hiking on Little Talbot.If you don’t want to spend prime dating hours in your car, try to live near your job.This city is known for its great financial services and insurance industries—ideally, find employment near the downtown or surrounding areas.
Square One (San Marco): This is where the beautiful twenty-somethings congregate. Mark’s Downtown Club/Lounge (downtown): A swanky spot to get your groove on.Home of the largest urban park system in the country, Jacksonville features plenty of choices for a date with a nature lover.