Morgantown is a city located in Monongalia County West Virginia. With a 2020 population of 30,153, it is the 3rd largest city in West Virginia (after Charleston and Huntington) and the 1283rd largest city in the United States . Morgantown is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually but its population has increased by 1.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,660 in 2010. Morgantown reached it's highest population of 30,961 in 2017. Spanning over 10 miles, Morgantown has a population density of 3,020 people per square mile.
The average household income in Morgantown is $65,962 with a poverty rate of 32.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $851 per month, and the median house value is $210,300. The median age in Morgantown is 24.6 years, 24 years for males, and 25.6 years for females.