Matthews, North Carolina

Matthews: Town in North Carolina, United States


Matthews is a town located in the county of Mecklenburg in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 27,198 and a population density of 611 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 33,718 inhabitants.

Matthews locator map
Location of Matthews on North Carolina map.

Quick Facts about Matthews

Population : 33,718 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Mecklenburg County
Phone Area Codes : 704
Area : 44.51 km2
Altitude : 745 feet / 227 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:46:36 (24th September 2023)
Postal code : 28104
Density : 757 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 19.34% (2010-2020)
Weather : 82℉ Sunny 7-days weather
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Matthews is located at 35°7'1"N 80°43'25"W (35.1168100, -80.7236800).

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Matthews forecast: Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 5 mph. more


The population of Matthews increased by 19.34% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 27,198 - census
2011 27,915 2.57% estimation process
2012 28,611 2.43% estimation process
2013 29,323 2.43% estimation process
2014 30,053 2.43% estimation process
2015 30,765 2.31% estimation process
2016 31,525 2.41% estimation process
2017 32,173 2.01% estimation process
2018 32,637 1.42% estimation process
2019 33,138 1.51% estimation process
2020 33,718 1.72% estimation process

Matthews zip code is 28104. County name: Union, County fips: 37179

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People born in Matthews (10)

People born in Matthews, including football player Dion Byrum, politician James B. Black, soccer player Donnie Smith, .


  • Jahwan Edwards (American football player) he was born in 27/07/1992
  • Darius Kilgo (American football player) he was born in 14/12/1991
  • Katie Coble (American beauty pageant contestant) she was born in 04/03/1990
  • Channing Stribling (American football player) he was born in 21/11/1994
  • Riley Ferguson (American-football player (1995-)) he was born in 19/01/1995
  • Ty Buttrey (baseball player) he was born in 31/03/1993
  • Demontez Stitt (American basketball player) he was born in 16/03/1989

Schools in Matthews

College & universities near Matthews, NC

Code Name City ZIP
444778 Charlotte Christian College and Theological Seminary Charlotte (NC) 28227

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Matthews, NC

Code Name Address Type
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL

Post offices near Matthews

Post Office Name City ZIP
Matthew Post Office Matthews (NC) 28105

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Matthews , Alabama town in Montgomery County, Alabama, USA with a population of 593 people.
  • Matthews , Missouri human settlement in New Madrid County, Missouri, United States of America with a population of 584 people.
  • Matthews , Indiana human settlement in Grant County, Indiana, United States of America with a population of 553 people.

Other cities in Mecklenburg County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Mecklenburg County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Charlotte 900,350 The fourteenth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Charlotte metropolitan area.
Huntersville 59,095 The most populous city in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.
Cornelius 30,804 City in North Carolina, United States
Mint Hill 28,109 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Pineville 9,185 Pineville is a city in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Matthews distances to largest North Carolina cities