Wheeling apartment-ites looking for a smaller city with the amenities of a large city couldn't have picked a better place to live in West Virginia. With some of the longest hiking and walking trails in the region, plenty of musical and performance events to attend, several institutes of higher education to choose from, and award-winning schools and hospitals, it's tough to beat for quality of life.
Located in the panhandle of West Virginia, this thriving city with a population of around 30,000 is conveniently located just 55 miles from Pittsburg, 120 miles from Columbus, Ohio, and just 130 miles from Cleveland, Ohio, making it easy access to shopping for you or your Wheeling apartment. Not that Wheeling doesn't have a wide variety of stores, especially specialty shops for you and your family.
And when you're looking for a recreational opportunity, look no farther than the city's department of Parks and Recreation. Whether participating in individual sports such as jogging, walking, swimming or fishing, or team and two man games such as basketball, softball and tennis, the park system has a facility for you. Wheeling Park, the largest arena for play, plus 35 parks are found around the city. Also please note that a dynamic skateboard park with bowls and street elements is here.
Culturally, Wheeling apartment dwellers can find enrichment through the Oglebay Institute that features visual arts and the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra, as well as a youth orchestra.
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