Is there ANY Sex in the City? A single girls verdict on New Yorks Chelsea – where women outnumber men four to one

Is there ANY Sex in the City A single girl’s verdict on New York’s Chelsea – where women outnumber men four to oneAccording to a new book, the zip code 10001 has the highest female-to-male ratio in the U.S. But as JANE MULKERRINS discovers, the problem is not the lack of guys as much as local girls” expectations…

7:10 PM on 28th September 2011

Writer Jane Mulkerrins and a friend at the Ace Hotel bar in New York

Challenge: Writer Jane Mulkerrins and a friend at the Ace Hotel bar in New York”s Chelsea, where young women outnumber men four-to-one

Patronising: Regnerus and Uecker

Patronising: The book”s assumption that every woman who watched Sex and the City imagined a Mr Big would be waiting for her at Grand Central is belittling

Straw poll: At the Ace, men were almost entirely attached, while a large number of the women were single

Slim pickings: At the Ace, men were almost entirely attached, while a large number of the women were single