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Living in Morgantown, West Virginia:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Morgantown, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked three people living in Morgantown what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:


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When moving to Morgantown, West Virginia, you should have good tires. Our roads are speckled with potholes, and during every drive you will hear a bang, as you hit one. Be prepared to invest a lot of money into your vehicle, as you will have to get it fixed several times over the course of your stay.

Joseph, says: 2020

Morgantown, West Virginia, is not for the faint of heart. It’s for the daring and adventurous. The town, an unexpected mix of rurality and cityscapes, has a rich history and a bright future. To the East is Cooper’s Rock: a state park with sandstone cliff sides and plummeting walking trails. Downtown is the heart of Morgantown. If you want to try the best Indian food then catch a show, this is where you want to be.

Morgantown, WV is a family-oriented city that offers all four seasons. It is known for its beautiful mountains and hilly terrain. Morgantown is a growing city that offers jobs in the medical field, technology, and education. Morgantown is home to WVU and the Mountaineers football team. Football is a favorite pastime here.

Collette, says: 2020

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