And compared with women, men were generally more willing to consider a partner substantially younger than they were. By comparison, heterosexual women were 35 years old, on average, and the youngest partner they would consider was around 27 again, on average , the findings showed. Overall, Antfolk found, young men preferred women their own age. During one exchange, the teen told Zamora he wanted to have sex with her again, court records show. Their actual partners were sometimes much younger, the study found. But men were also interested in women their own age, the study found. Typically, men were more willing to consider much younger partners than women were. Zamora, who started working at the school less than a year ago, is due to appear in court Thursday, according to the Arizona Republic. And on average, they would consider having sex with a woman as young as The majority were heterosexual, while just over 1, were bisexual or homosexual. Their youngest age limit crept up by two months, on average, each year. Then they were asked about their actual partners in the past five years. And men and women did not differ much when it came to the oldest age they would consider. According to Lehmiller, that finding is in line with past research showing larger age differences in same-sex couples versus heterosexual couples. Some were single, he said, and some were in long-term relationships. A second student has also told police he saw Zamora and the year-old student having sex.