Morgantown, West Virginia – Parade Magazine recently released their annual “Best College Towns in America” and Parade made official what we already know…Morgantown, West Virginia is one of the best places in the United States.

Morgantown was ranked as the 36th best college town in America, according to Parade.

The article said the following of Morgantown: “West Virginia University may be located in Morgantown, West Virginia, but it’s only a stone’s throw away from big metropolitan areas like Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C. WVU has three campuses in total throughout town, all of which are connected by the Morgantown Personal Rapid Transit, making transportation for students a total breeze.”

The top ten best college towns, according to Parade, were the following:

1.) Boulder, Colorado

2.) Madison, Wisconsin

3.) Ann Arbor, Michigan

4.) Ithaca, New York

5.) Oxford, Ohio

6.) Ames, Iowa

7.) Tuscaloosa, Alabama

8.) Berkeley, California

9.) Charlottesville, Virginia

10.) Bloomington, Indiana