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Morgan County, West Virginia

US county information
NameMorgan County
StateWest Virginia
SeatBerkeley Springs
US Area
Total Area230 sq mi (595.7 km2)
Land Area229 sq mi (593.1 km2)
Water Area1 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Density25/km2 (64.8/sq mi)

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Morgan County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of 2010, it's population was 17,541. Its county seat is Berkeley Springs . 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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