They tend to visit each other less than twice a month and call each other at least once every three days.Many couples even still write letters to each other, and on average this can be about three times a month.Furthermore, of that 14 million, almost four to four and a half million of these couples are in a non-marital relationship.
Virtual relationships do indeed let people forge real connections even if they live on opposite ends of the country.
One of the myths around long distance relationships is that they are always or more likely to fail than other kinds of relationships.
However, there is no evidence to suggest that those in long distance relationships are more likely to cheat than others.
On average, most people in long distance relationships tend to be at least 125 miles away from each other.
However, there is actually no evidence to suggest that this is true.