Demographics
  • Matthews is approximately 13 square miles with a population of 32,092

  • Date of Incorporation is 1879

  • Form of Government is Council-Manager

  • Major Highways are US 74, NC 51 and Interstate 485

  • Airports include Monroe Airport- Piedmont Hawthorne Aviation which is approximately 10 miles from Matthews and Charlotte-Douglas International Airport which is approximately 25 miles from Matthews

  • Median age (years) is 36.4

  • Total Households is 7,837

  • Total Housing Units 8,138

  • Public Schools Inside the Town Limits

    • Elementary 3 (Matthews, Elizabeth Lane, Crown Point)
    • Middle 1 (Crestdale)
    • High 1 (Butler High School)
    • Community Colleges 1 (CPCC)
  • Private Schools Inside Town Limits K, 5-9          4

  • Universities 1 (Wingate)

  • Principal Employers

    • Family Dollar - Corporate Headquarters: 900 employees
    • Harris Teeter - Corporate Headquarters: 680 employees
    • Conbraco - Plumbing Fixtures/Value: 300 employees
    • Exopack - Lamination/Coating: 260 employees
    • Presbyterian Hospital - Health Care: 250 employees
    • Plantation Estates - Retirement Home: 200 employees
    • Home Depot - Retail: 140 employees
    • Sam's Club - Retail: 135 employees
    • Town of Matthews  - Government: 125 employees

 

 

Matthews Town Hall
232 Matthews Station Street
Matthews, NC 28105

Open 8 AM - 5 PM
Monday - Friday
Email

 

General Service/Town Hall
704-847-4411

Hazen Blodgett, Town Manager
704-708-1230
Email

James (Jamie) Justice, Assistant Town Manager
704-708-1231
Email

Lori Canapinno, Town Clerk
704-708-1222
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Annette Privette Keller, Communications Director
704-708-1228
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