Morgantown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Morgantown, WV

General Morgantown Information

State: West Virginia

County: Monongalia County

Close cities: Pursglove, WV, Weston, WV, Star City, WV, Dellslow, WV, Maidsville, WV, Granville, WV, Westover, WV, Cheat Lake, WV, Cassville, WV, Brookhaven, WV

Morgantown Population (census data)
Total 29,361 (+9.2% since 2000)
Male 15,016 (51.1%)
Female 14,345 (48.9%)

Population Density: 2,996 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 92.2 (US Avg is 100)

Morgantown Elevation: 947 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.80 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,343

Zip Codes: 26506, 26508, 26505, 26502, 26507, 26504, and 26501.

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Morgantown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (88.6%)
  • Black (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Chinese (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.0%)
  • Irish (15.7%)
  • English (11.9%)
  • Italian (11.6%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • Polish (4.9%)
Foriegn Born: 1,610 people (5.5%)
  • Asia (56.6%)
  • Europe (30.2%)
  • Latin America (13.2%)

Morgantown School Information

High Schools
Morgantown High School (109 Wilson Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
University High School (991 Price Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Middle Schools
Cheat Lake Middle School (160 Crosby Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
South Middle School (500 East Parkway Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Suncrest Middle School (360 Baldwin Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Westwood Middle School (670 River Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Elementary Schools
Arnettsville Elementary School (4120 Fairmont Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Brookhaven Elementary School (1215 Baker Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Cheat Lake Elementary School (154 Crosby Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Easton Elementary School (2901 Point Marion Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Mountainview Elementary School (661 Greenbag Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Mylan Park Elementary School (901 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
North Elementary School (825 Chestnut Ridge Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Ridgedale Elementary School (1550 Goshen Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Skyview Elementary School (668 River Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Westover Elementary School (200 West Park Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Woodburn Elementary School (Corner Of Parson And Fortney, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Dorsey Center (1433 Dorsey Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)
Suncrest Primary School (523 Junior Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26505 - Monongalia School District District)

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