Matthews is a city located in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 34,140, it is the 29th largest city in North Carolina and the 1159th largest city in the United States . Matthews is currently growing at a rate of 1.49% annually and its population has increased by 25.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,198 in 2010. Matthews reached it's highest population of 34,140 in 2021. Spanning over 17 miles, Matthews has a population density of 1,995 people per square mile.
The average household income in Matthews is $105,943 with a poverty rate of 6.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,279 per month, and the median house value is $265,300. The median age in Matthews is 40.9 years, 38.5 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.