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Welcome to Morgans Glade ...

Morgans Glade is located in Preston County<1>.

The location of Morgans Glade has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Morgans Glade is 1,830 feet [558 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Morgans Glade lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Morgans Glade: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Morgans Glade to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Morgans Glade in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Morgans Glade elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Morgans Glade on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Morgans Glade ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Morgans Glade.

  • Morgantown [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
    • Morgantown [Monongalia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Morgans Glade
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,549 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgantown<6>
  • Westover [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
    • Westover [Monongalia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Morgans Glade
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westover<6>
  • Kingwood [Preston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingwood
    • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Morgans Glade
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,057 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<6>
  • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Lake Park
    • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Morgans Glade
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Lake Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Lake Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oakland [Garrett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakland
      • Oakland [Garrett County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,815 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
    • Terra Alta [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terra Alta
      • Terra Alta [Preston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,500 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terra Alta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terra Alta<6>
    • Point Marion [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Marion
      • Point Marion [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Marion<6>
    • Confluence [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Confluence
      • Confluence [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Confluence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Confluence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Confluence<6>
    • Reedsville [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedsville
      • Reedsville [Preston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reedsville<6>
    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowlesburg
      • Rowlesburg [Preston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Morgans Glade
      • Estimated population in 2019: 572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowlesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowlesburg<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Morgans Glade. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Morgans Glade.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Morgans Glade. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Morgans Glade.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morgans Glade. See our Newspapers Page for Morgans Glade.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morgans Glade ...

Looking for more information about Morgans Glade? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Morgans Glade, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Morgans Glade.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Preston County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morgans Glade. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Preston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morgans Glade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Morgans Glade) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morgans Glade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5993, Longitude: -79.6025       In this case, the coordinates for Morgans Glade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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