Best Places To Live In West Virginia 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Williamstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,919
83
  • Hurricane, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,352
83
  • Ghent, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 486
83
  • Eleanor, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,976
82
  • Star City, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,888
82
  • Westover, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,099
82
  • Teays Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,461
81
  • Pinch, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,783
81
  • Charles Town, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,464
81
  • Mabscott, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,395
81
  • White Hall, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 624
80
  • Washington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,380
80
  • Lewisburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,917
80
  • Winfield, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,538
80
  • Ripley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,259
80
  • Kingwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,953
80
  • Pea Ridge, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,321
80
  • Ranson, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,602
80
  • Chester, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,564
80
  • Harpers Ferry, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 231
80
  • Vienna, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,654
79
  • Cross Lanes, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,061
79
  • Follansbee, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,949
79
  • Shepherdstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,632
79
  • Fayetteville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,916
79
  • Bethlehem, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,616
79
  • Poca, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,048
79
  • Madison, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,021
79
  • Morgantown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,133
79
  • Fairmont, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,746
79
  • Charleston, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,911
78
  • Petersburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,632
78
  • Bridgeport, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,316
78
  • Daniels, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,023
78
  • Athens, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,062
78
  • Fort Ashby, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,511
78
  • Bolivar, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,162
78
  • Hico, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 117
78
  • Glen Dale, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,627
78
  • Inwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,222
78
  • Bath (Berkeley Springs), WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 673
78
  • Man, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,050
78
  • Cheat Lake, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,220
78
  • Dunbar, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,844
78
  • Nutter Fort, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,388
77
  • Ravenswood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,853
77
  • Huntington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 49,053
77
  • Weston, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,088
77
  • Crab Orchard, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,644
77
  • Brookhaven, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,412
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in West Virginia for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in West Virginia is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. West Virginia has a population of 1,853,881 and a population density of 76.6 people per square mile. The capital city is Charleston and the largest city in West Virginia is Charleston. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.