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Why Is Height Still Such a Big Deal In Relationships? Would You Date a Shorter Man?


At 5’10”, Nicole Kidman is about 2.5 inches taller than husband Keith Urban. (Photo: Zimbio)

Even in a city as diverse as New York, spotting a couple where the man is shorter than the woman is rare enough that I can’t help but notice them. Now I know why such pairings seem like the unicorn of relationships. According to a recent The Atlantic article, most heterosexual couples seek out partner arrangements that reinforce conventional height differences between men and women.

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