Morgantown is in Monongalia County. Nearby cities include Brookhaven, Star City and Kingwood. The city is right on the Maryland and Pennsylvania borders and is a stone's throw away from Ohio. It's central location make it easy to pack up and take a mini-vacation during a long weekend. There's plenty to keep locals busy. The downtown area is dotted in adorable shops and trendy restaurants. The large student community give the city its young and vibrant vibe, which is just one reason why Morgantown is a great place for families looking for homes for rent.