Morgan County, West Virginia

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Morgan County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of 2008, the population was 16,325.[1] Its county seat is Berkeley Springs[2]. The county is one of three in Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Morgan County was formed in 1820 from parts of Hampshire and Berkeley Counties and named in honor of General Daniel Morgan, prominent soldier of the American Revolutionary War. It is the home of an important mine producing special sand for the glass industry.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 230 square miles (595 km²), of which 229 square miles (593 km²) is land and 1 square mile (2 km²) (0.30%) is water.

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