It is our hope that we can provide you with a useful glimpse at those features of Berkeley County, West Virginia that make us a unique location for business, leisure, and quality living.

Major population centers and business markets within a five hundred mile radius of Berkeley County include Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Richmond, Virginia, and New York, New York.

All these major markets are readily accessible from our County via Interstate 81, which bisects Berkeley County. Our geographic location places us in a unique marketing environment, yet our quality of life is enhanced by our "small town" character and sense of community.

News & Announcements

Proposed Amended Fire Fee Ordinance

June 28, 2018

The Berkeley County Council will meet Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM in the County Council Chambers at 400 W. Stephen Street, Suite 205, Martinsburg for the purpose of soliciting comments on amendments to the Fire Fee Ordinance. The amendments propose increases in residential and commercial fire fees effective July 1, 2018 as indicated on the attached....


Promotional Examination for Lieutenant, Sergeant and Corporal

June 25, 2018

The Berkeley County Deputy Sheriff’s Civil Service Commission will be holding a Promotional Examination for Lieutenant, Sergeant and Corporal positions on Monday, June 25, 2018, at 1:00PM. The exam will be held at the Berkeley County Sheriff Department training room. Only deputies who have two years of continuous service in the next lower rank with the Berkeley County Sheriff Department, at the time the vacancy occurred, will be tested....