By default the Members page will show you members that Stitch suggests to you, based on your companionship preferences, shared interests, profile quality, responsiveness, and other factors.
You can, however, change the list to show you all community members based on their distance from you. When you choose to see Newest Stitch members, you will be shown member profiles in your order based on how recently those members signed up to Stitch.
To do this, click the Change button at the top of the Members page (or just click anywhere on the filter bar):
This will expand the filter box, as shown below:
To tell Stitch to show you members closest to you, simply select the Show me field and choose Newest:
You can also change your search location temporarily, in order to meet members in a different area, for example when you are travelling.