Morgantown (zip 26508), West Virginia 

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Population

33,955

+14.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$66,739

Median Home Price

$259,000

Median Age

37

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.0

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Morgantown (zip 26508), West Virginia

College town - Extreme northern West Virginia. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in the 26508 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Morgantown, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town amenities
Low crime rates
Steady employment
Cons
Cloudy, wet weather
Isolation
Arts & culture


What Bert Has To Say About Morgantown Metro Area

Morgantown, along the Monongahela River, is home to the 26,000-student West Virginia University. The area has a selection of typical West Virginia businesses including chemicals and forest products. It has emerged into a diversified business center with research and high tech industries and a strong employment base. There is plenty of recreation in the nearby mountains and rivers, and Pittsburgh is 70 miles to the north.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County: Monongalia County
Metro Area: Morgantown Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Morgantown
Zip Codes: Morgantown (zip 26508)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 823 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Morgantown (zip 26508) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Morgantown (zip 26508) jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Morgantown (zip 26508)'s cost of living is 3.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Morgantown (zip 26508)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Monongalia county remained narrowly Republican, 49.4% to 48.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Morgantown (zip 26508)'s population is 33,955 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 14.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Morgantown (zip 26508) is Real Estate: $259,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.1%.

SCHOOLS
Morgantown (zip 26508) public schools spend $12,722 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Morgantown (zip 26508). More Education



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Housing Market in Morgantown

It's a good time to buy in Morgantown. Home Appreciation is up 13.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Morgantown is $259,000.

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