Morgan County is located in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, less than 100 miles northwest of the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area and 150 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is the westernmost of the three counties in the Panhandle, which includes Berkeley and Jefferson counties and which forms a wedge between Maryland to the north and Virginia to the south.
The county has an area of 230 square miles consisting of 148,000 acres, with a population of roughly 17,000 people. There are two incorporated municipalities, the Town of Bath, which is included in the larger area of Berkeley Springs, and the Town of Paw Paw.
Notice to Taxpayers: The Morgan County Sheriff's Tax Office is now collecting 2012 taxes, fire fees and ambulance fees at the Tax Office located at the first floor in the Courthouse.
There will be a Community Criminal Justice Board meeting on July 23, 2013 @ 11:00 a.m.
There will be a Parks & Recreation Meeting on July 24, 2013 , 7:00 pm @ the Rescue Squad Building
Are you interested in serving on a Volunteer Board? - If you are, you can start by filling out this form. Contact us at 304-258-8540 ext. 1304 for more information.
Board Vacancy: There is currently an opening on the Home Consortium Board, the Morgan County Planning Commission & the Economic Development Authority Board. Please fill out a volunteer application if your interested in serving on one of these boards.
To report a power outage, you can call- 1-888-544-4877
Read about the change in Vehicle Registration Process on our News Page.
Fireboard Fees can now be viewed online - Fireboard Website
Organizations Requesting Funding - There is a new process. Read about it here.
The 2013 Calendar has been updated, check out the Calendar.
Morgan County Courthouse - there is a new website just about the story of our historic courthouse. Check it out - it will be updated soon to have more pictures and videos.
Learn About The Home Buyers Assistance Program
What do you think should be done with the old hospital? We want to hear your thoughts! Please use the Contact Us form to send us your ideas.
New Jury Call In Number : (304) 258-7310.
2013 Holiday Schedule & Commission Meeting Schedule Available
Check for employment opportunities
Courthouse Closing Information Line - 304-258-8555