Best Places To Live In West Virginia 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Williamstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,911
83
  • Hurricane, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,306
82
  • Shepherdstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,674
82
  • Teays Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,357
82
  • Eleanor, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,078
81
  • Charles Town, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,258
81
  • Westover, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,997
81
  • Pinch, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,882
81
  • White Hall, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 552
80
  • Ripley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,267
80
  • Ranson, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,480
80
  • Winfield, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,631
80
  • Star City, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,917
80
  • Washington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,514
80
  • Harpers Ferry, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 205
80
  • Pea Ridge, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,674
80
  • Fort Ashby, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,577
80
  • Lavalette, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,020
79
  • Cross Lanes, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,419
79
  • Vienna, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,721
79
  • Chester, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,569
79
  • Poca, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,341
79
  • Lewisburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,850
79
  • Fayetteville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,910
79
  • Mabscott, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,241
79
  • Inwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,324
79
  • Bethlehem, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,541
79
  • Mineralwells, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,306
78
  • Follansbee, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,975
78
  • Fairmont, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,763
78
  • Charleston, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,224
78
  • Bridgeport, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,175
78
  • Martinsburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,316
78
  • Kingwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,957
78
  • Morgantown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,956
78
  • Dunbar, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,864
78
  • Madison, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,050
78
  • West Liberty, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,365
78
  • Barboursville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,939
78
  • Elkview, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,289
78
  • Bath (Berkeley Springs), WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 904
77
  • Petersburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,605
77
  • Glen Dale, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,618
77
  • Harrisville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,243
77
  • Huntington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 49,136
77
  • Mason, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,124
77
  • Weston, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,127
77
  • Ravenswood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,889
77
  • Point Pleasant, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,359
77
  • Parkersburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,482
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 1,850,481 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.