The City of Morgantown is the County seat of Monongalia County, located along the Pennsylvania border in the north central part of West Virginia. Morgantown (pop. 28,292) is the home to West Virginia University, the largest institution of higher education in the State with an annual enrollment of 26,051 students (Fall 2005); and is the medical, cultural, and commercial hub of the region. Daytime population estimates 70,000 in Morgantown.
The Chamber of Commerce can provide interested individuals with a relocation package for Morgantown and Monongalia County. Make sure to tell them you found their information on this website, and the relocation package is free!
Dinner on Us
"Dinner On Us" is a CLIC initiative to encourage retirees to visit Morgantown and consider the community as a retirement location.
"Dinner On Us" targets visitors of retirement age who are not currently residents of West Virginia. Eligible participants will be paired with a local retiree or retired couple and escorted on a tour of the community, that will include dinner or lunch at a local restaurant and visits to selected attractions as determined by pre-visit interviews with the participants.
If you would like to participate in this program, contact CLIC at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (304) 292-0186, using the contact information on this website and request to have "Dinner On Us".
Buckhannon/Upshur County Retirement Community
Buckhannon and Upshur County is in north central West Virginia, located just a few miles from Interstate 79 & along U.S. Route 33. With a centralized location, it's easy to connect to our surrounding areas and makes it easy for friends & family to visit.
Whether you’re looking forward to become engages with active social groups, want to enjoy the beautiful scenic beauty of West Virginia, or want to entertain family & friends, our charming small town has it all! Small shops, specialty stores and local restaurants line our classic Main Street.
River trails and paths are found throughout the area to best enjoy the nature of West Virginia. Buckhannon is an area that will be comfortable for years to come with easy access to health care facilities, personal amenities and a vibrant environment.