1. Most locals know that Morgantown has great food, but others have started to notice, too! Morgantown was recognized as the “Tastiest Town” by the Charleston Gazette.
  2. One of “The South’s Top 8 Hidden Tracks of the Southern Music Scene” by ConventionSouth.
  3. Morgantown is one of the “Top 100 Best Places to Live” by Livability.
  4. West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV named 2020 Top Adventure College by Blue Ridge Outdoors.
  5. Home to the West Virginia Mountaineers, Morgantown was recognized as one of the “Top 15 College Football Towns in the Country” by Bleacher Report.
  6. Morgantown is also one of the “Top 10 Best Places to Raise a Family” by Livability.
  7. Morgantown has been named the Most Educated City in West Virginia by Insurify.
  8. Morgantown was named #1 place to live in West Virginia out of The Best Place to Live in Every State by Money magazine.
  9. Morgantown is one of the “South’s Best Small Towns” by Southern Living.
  10. WVU Woodburn Hall and other well-known West Virginia landmarks are featured in the video game, Fallout 76, “bringing life to six distinct West Virginia regions” by Bethesda.
  11. Morgantown is home to the Mon River Rail Trail System, the 2020 Inductee to the Rail-Trail Hall of Fame.
  12. Morgantown CVB is the recipient of the 2019 Convention South Reader’s Choice Awards for meeting sites and destinations in the south.
  13. WVU College of Law was named second in the nation for community impact.
  14. Morgantown is one of the Top 9 Weekend Getaways from Pittsburgh by Trips to Discover.
  15. Morgantown ranked as one of the “Best Small Places for Business and Careers” by Forbes.
  16. Morgantown ranked #1 as the “Greenest City” in West Virginia by Insurify.
  17. Morgantown ranked twice within the “Top Ten West Virginia Weekend Getaways” by Trips to Discover.
  18. Morgantown ranked #8 in the “30 Best Small Sports Cities in the Country” by Wallet Hub.

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