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“They spend the most time reaching out and expressing interest, but do not hear back from the people on the other end.”Race plays a significant role in a person’s success on an online dating site, as data repeatedly shows.When OKCupid analyzed its own data, it found that black men and women get fewer responses than their counterparts from other ethnic groups. Last year, data from Facebook’s dating app, Are You Interested, showed exactly the same result: The odds on online dating sites are consistently stacked against black users.Several sites have sprung up to cater specifically to the black community, including Black People Meet, Black Planet, and Black Singles.Black professional women, in particular, struggle to marry, continuing a trend that has been true for years: Back in 2009, ABC News reported that 70% of black professional women were unmarried.Could technology help to improve the marriage prospects for black professionals?Take a look at this map about what life is really like as a single person in NYC – it’s singles organized by age and zip code. Note #2: This data is from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, Table B12002. Men have a couple holdouts, with the blue chunk on the left and the one at the bottom.