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Morgan County

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Description
Morgan County Courthouse at Berkeley Springs, WV

Formed in 1820 from parts of Hampshire and Berkeley Counties and named in honor of General Daniel Morgan, prominent soldier of the Revolution.


County Seat: Berkeley Springs, WV
Population: 14,943 (2000 Census)
Morgan County Profile


Lodging: Morgan County Hotels


Cities and Towns

Berkeley Springs, WV
Paw Paw, WV


Schools

Morgan County Schools


State Parks

Berkeley Springs State Park


See Also

Lovers' Leap


Climate

Temperature Mean Annual Average: 53 (Degrees F)
January Averages: High 39 (Degrees F) -- Low 21 (Degrees F)
July Averages: High 87 (Degrees F) -- Low 64 (Degrees F)

Long Term Precipitation

January: 2.35 inches -- July: 3.53 (inches) -- Annual: 37.5 (inches)

Mean Annual Snowfall Range

30 - 40 inches

Morgan County Weather Forecast


Additional Sources of Information

Books

West Virginia Geological Survey: Jefferson, Berkeley and Morgan Counties