Best Places To Live In West Virginia 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • 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
  • Westover, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,099
78
  • Pinch, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,783
78
  • White Hall, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 624
77
  • Poca, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,048
77
  • 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
76
  • Pleasant Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,175
76
  • Daniels, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,023
76
  • Prosperity, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,745
76
  • Teays Valley, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,461
76
  • 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
75
  • Washington, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,380
75
  • MacArthur, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,610
75
  • Chester, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,564
75
  • Kingwood, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,953
75
  • Charles Town, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,464
75
  • Bethlehem, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,616
75
  • Harrisville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,194
75
  • Buffalo, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,295
75
  • Lavalette, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,171
75
  • 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
74
  • Madison, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,021
74
  • West Union, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,177
74
  • Fayetteville, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,916
74
  • Franklin, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 782
74
  • Alderson, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 990
74
  • Pea Ridge, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,321
74
  • Man, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,050
74
  • Petersburg, WV
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,632
74
  • 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.