Matthews, Indiana Population 2020

551

Matthews is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 551, it is the 400th largest city in Indiana and the 12897th largest city in the United States. Matthews is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -7.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 596 in 2010. Matthews reached it's highest population of 590 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Matthews has a population density of 1,564 people per square mile.

The average household income in Matthews is $42,026 with a poverty rate of 19.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $544 per month, and the median house value is $63,900. The median age in Matthews is 43.5 years, 38.4 years for males, and 44.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.

Matthews Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Matthews was:

  • White: 99.25%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Matthews, Indiana is 551, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 559.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 596.

Matthews, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White65999.25%
Two or More Races50.75%

Matthews Population Pyramid 2020

Matthews Median Age

43.5


Total

38.4


Male

44.7


Female

Matthews Adults

There are 528 adults, (120 of whom are seniors) in Matthews.

Matthews Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Matthews Sex Ratio

Female

340

51.20%

Male

324

48.80%

Matthews Households and Families

Matthews Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Matthews Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.4%3.6%
Male80%20%
All73.8%26.2%
Female67.4%32.6%
Non Family37.5%62.5%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2712.4573.8
Married1382.8996.4
Non Family801.1837.5
Female433.367.4
Male102.980

2.86

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

10.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Matthews Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade132.66%
9th to 12th Grade7314.96%
High School Graduate23748.57%
Some College10521.52%
Associates Degree397.99%
Bachelors Degree163.28%
Graduate Degree51.02%

Matthews Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White48339716
Multiple Races555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,058$41,761$26,136
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,125$40,250$25,909
Some College$41,250$53,295$23,281
Bachelors Degree$41,406$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,058

Average Earnings

$41,761

Average Male

$26,136

Average Female

Matthews Language

Matthews Language by Age

Matthews Language

100.00% of Matthews residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Matthews Poverty

Matthews Poverty by Race

19.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.74%

Male Poverty Rate

22.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Matthews

The race most likely to be in poverty in Matthews is White, with 19.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Matthews is White, with 19.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.71%.

Name Poverty
High School18.14%
Some College16.67%
Less Than High School10.47%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed52.94%
Female Employed15.09%
Male Employed6.16%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Matthews Income

Matthews Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,554$42,026
Families$41,875$47,243
Married Families$52,750-
Non Families$16,364$22,655

Matthews Marital Status

Matthews Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Matthews Married by Age and Sex

Matthews Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Matthews Marital Status by Race

Matthews Veterans

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War6
Vietnam5
Korea2
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Matthews Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Matthews Employment Status

50.8%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Matthews Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.28%

Born in Indiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Matthews residents were born in the United States, with 69.28% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020551-4-0.72%
2019555-4-0.72%
2018559-1-0.18%
2017560-4-0.71%
2016564-5-0.88%
2015569-7-1.22%
2014576-5-0.86%
2013581-2-0.34%
2012583-4-0.68%
2011587-3-0.51%
20105900.00%