Best Places To Live In West Virginia 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Hurricane, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,352
79
  • Eleanor, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,976
79
  • Winfield, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,538
78
  • Vienna, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,654
78
  • Pinch, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,783
78
  • Westover, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,099
78
  • White Hall, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 624
78
  • Poca, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,048
78
  • Williamstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,919
77
  • Star City, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,888
77
  • Shepherdstown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,632
77
  • Fairmont, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,746
77
  • Mabscott, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,395
77
  • Pleasant Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,175
77
  • Daniels, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,023
77
  • Prosperity, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,745
77
  • Teays Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,461
77
  • Ranson, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,602
76
  • Crab Orchard, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,644
76
  • Harpers Ferry, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 231
76
  • Bridgeport, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,316
76
  • Parsons, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,390
76
  • Wellsburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,763
76
  • Beaver, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,299
76
  • Lewisburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,917
76
  • Washington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,380
76
  • MacArthur, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,610
76
  • Chester, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,564
76
  • Kingwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,953
76
  • Charles Town, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,464
76
  • Bethlehem, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,616
76
  • Harrisville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,194
76
  • Buffalo, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,295
76
  • Lavalette, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,171
76
  • Ripley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,259
75
  • Ceredo, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,493
75
  • Morgantown, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,133
75
  • Shady Spring, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,078
75
  • Benwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,286
75
  • Grafton, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,179
75
  • Stonewood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,962
75
  • Madison, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,021
75
  • West Union, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,177
75
  • Fayetteville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,916
75
  • Franklin, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 782
75
  • Alderson, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 990
75
  • Pea Ridge, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,321
75
  • Man, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,050
75
  • Petersburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,632
75
  • Follansbee, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,949
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.