Town of Matthews
The Town of Matthews is located in Mecklenburg County about 10 miles southeast of downtown Charlotte. Matthews covers 17.18 square miles and is comprised of single family housing and a variety of businesses. A quaint downtown, attractive neighborhoods, churches, quality schools, an outstanding hospital and medical facilities make for a full-service community. The population is approximately 29,435(2020 census). People feel safe and secure in Matthews. Streets exude a small town charm and small parks and natural areas dot the community. The town strives to maintain a healthy balance of quality residential development and compatible commercial development making it a desirable place to live.