Some new residents do meet and date people that are originally from the islands.
Many of the older "continentals" are married with children, having moved with their spouses or having met their spouse on the island and married.
The dating scene might be described as difficult by a new resident. Thomas you can find name brand clothing like Tommy Hilfiger and Polo. There are no malls comparable to large US mainland malls. Benefits of island living; we enjoy a fairly constant climate and temperature in the high 70's and mid 80 range. The landscape in the islands is beautiful and can be enjoyed year round.
There are certainly many women and men living here, however individual taste and requirements might make the options limited. In terms of what people wear – Virgin Islanders dress casually but fairly conservatively. The hot weather year round means no fall, winter, spring cloths, the same cloths can be worn year round so only one wardrobe is necessary.