Best Interracial Dating Websites Best Paid vs Best Free vs For Seniors ... and 1 more
Edited by Kathy McGraw, Eng
More than 50 years have passed since the movie "Look Who's Coming to Dinner," featuring the Oscar-winning actor Sydney Pointier, examined the (at the time) controversial topic of interracial dating. We've come a long way since then, and with all of the various dating sites on the Internet, there are many that cater to the needs of those people who want to date someone from another culture, background, or ethnicity from themselves. Here, we present the best interracial dating websites on the Web.
Method 1: Best Paid
Most of the following websites offer free signups but require a paid membership to access all services. Paid sites are usually more secure than free sites, but your mileage may vary, so always be careful when giving out your personal information.
- 1InterracialMatch is a long-time player in the interracial dating niche; it has been around for about 16 years, and as such has a well-established user base of singles looking for love with people of a different ethnicity. Create your profile, add up to 26 photos and enjoy browsing for other singles without paying a dime; however, if you want to contact anyone, you must become a paying member.InterracialMatch.com.
- 2EliteSingles offers a large database of eligible singles of every race and background. If you're looking to date someone of another ethnicity, but prefer that they have a college degree, Elite Singles is the site for you because 80 percent of its users have at least one university degree. There are three levels of subscriptions to choose from.EliteSingles.com.
- 3InterracialMatcher has been in business since 2013 and has as its goal to match people together who wish to date people of different ethnicities from their own. As with other sites in the dating industry, you can register and create your profile for free, as well upload photos, but you need a paid membership to do more than that.Interracialmatcher.com.
- 5MixedSingle believes that love knows no bounds. Create your profile and browse for other singles who are looking to date outside of their ethnicity. You will need a paid membership to initiate contact, however. Featuring an around-the-clock support team, if you have any problems with your account, you can talk to someone at any time of day.MixedSingle.com.
- 6LoveCrossesBorders is a unique interracial dating site in that its database includes singles from all around the world. If you 're looking to gain an entirely new perspective by dating someone who is not only of a different race and background but who is also from another country, give LoveCrossesBorders a try.LoveCrossesBorders.com.
- 7More than just bringing people of different ethnicities together, InterracialPeopleMeet caters to people who describe themselves as biracial or of mixed race looking to meet other singles who are of any ethnicity. Like most other dating sites, you can create your profile, add photos, and browse for free, but you need a paid membership to do anything more.InterracialPeopleMeet.com.
- 8A member of the established Cupid Media Network which operates over 30 niche dating sites, InterracialCupid.com is all about dating people of other ethnicities. Like other dating sites, you can create your profile and upload photos for free, but you'll have to become a paying member to be able to contact anyone.InterracialCupid.com.
- 9Mixedspark one of the larger dating sites in the interracial niche that aims to match singles with other singles of varying ethnicities. You can register for free and be immediately able to create your profile, upload up to 26 photos, and send an unlimited amount of "winks" to other members. While you receive messages from other members as a free member, you won't be able to contact other singles yourself unless you upgrade to a paid membership.Mixedspark.com.
- 10Named after a dating show of the same name, Swirlr encourages you to "date different." Connecting people of various ethnicities in search of love and companionship, Swirlr aims to be the ultimate melting pot. Of course, you can sign up for free, create your profile, and browse the site, but you need to be a paid member to contact other singles. That's just like the other dating sites out there; however, Swirlr thinks you will be so satisfied with your experience with its service that it offers you a money back guarantee if you aren't happy with it after three months of premium membership.Swirlr.com.
- 11WhiteBlackFriends is a niche dating site that caters to people who want to date people of a different ethnic background than their own. Like all dating sites, you can register for free, create your profile, and upload photos, and while other members can contact you, you cannot initiate contact with them unless you are a paid member.WhiteBlackFriends.com.
- 12InterracialDatingHub allows you to explore the possibility of dating someone of a different ethnicity from you. You don't have to worry about awkward questions since every member has a similar desire to date outside of their ethnicity. You can register for free, create your profile, and upload photos for free, but you will need to upgrade to a paid membership to be able to initiate contact with other singles.InterracialDatingHub.com.
- 14InterracialFish has been around since about 2007 and welcomes people of all ethnicities who are interested in dating people outside of their ethnicity. It operates in a manner typical for the industry; register for free and be able to create your profile and upload up to 26 photos, but if you want to be able to initiate contact with anyone, you'll need a paid membership.InterracialFish.com.
- 15No matter your ethnicity, you are welcome to post your profile to InterracialDating. No matter what you are looking for, you will find other singles who are curious about dating people of all backgrounds. This site is free to join, but like other sites, you will need to upgrade to a paid membership to contact other singles.InterracialDating.com.
Method 2: Best Free
The following two sites require no payment whatsoever to access all the services they offer. However, they may not be the most secure regarding your personal information, so be aware of that.
- 1Just as its name implies, FreeInterracialDating is totally free to use. Immediately upon signing up, you'll be able to create your profile, upload photos, chat, and otherwise initiate contact with other singles that interest you. Boasting over 1.475,000 members, there's surely someone for everyone here.FreeInterracialDating.net.
- 2PlentyOfFish is a totally free site with a large user base of people from every nationality and ethnicity. While it doesn't cater exclusively to people who want to date interracially, it is such a large site, that you are almost guaranteed to find someone who shares your views on dating outside your ethnicity.PlentyOfFish (pof.com).
Method 3: For Seniors
The following sites either expressly cater to seniors who wish to date interracially or have features that support finding other seniors who share their views.
- 1Part of the larger Online Connections Dating network, InterracialSeniorDating is a dating site for seniors who wish to find other seniors who are interested in dating outside of their ethnicity. You can register, create your profile, and browse for other singles in your area for free, but you need to a paid membership to be able to do anything more.InterracialSeniorDating.com.
Method 4: Religious Interracial Dating
If you want to date someone from another ethnic background, but would prefer that they are strong in their faith, then the following sites offer great support for finding such a person.
- 1Whether religion matters or not, AfroRomance brings together singles, who share a desire to date someone of a different ethnicity. All races and creeds are welcome to create a free profile and browse to their hearts' content, but to contact other singles, you must upgrade to a paid membershipAfroRomance.com.
- 2com. eHarmony is the brainchild of Dr. Neil Clark Warren, a marriage and family therapist, and uses a system of "29 Dimensions of Compatibility" to match people to each other. Religious people of every race and creed belong to this large dating site that has been around since the early 2000's, so it is a good place to look for people of other ethnicities who either share your religion or don't.eHarmony.
- 4Catering to those singles who wish to date outside of their cultural and ethnic backgrounds, this site also matches people by their faith backgrounds. The site has been around for over 14 years, so it has a well-established user base of singles looking for love regardless of race or creed. Any faith background is welcome, whether you want to someone of a different race but the same faith or not.InterracialDatingCentral.com.