As a larger suburb of Charlotte, Matthews, North Carolina is situated in the southeastern portion of Mecklenburg County.
People who live in this city enjoy the proximity of a major metropolitan area, but have the serenity and security of a peaceful and tight-knit community for support.
History of Matthews
Per the census in 2010, Matthews has just over 27,000 residents. Professionals estimate that number has grown to more than 31,000 people.
Family Dollar Stores, a Fortune 500 company, is based in Matthews. Other major employers include Pokertek, a gaming machine manufacturer, and Harriss Teeter. Numerous celebrities have hailed from Matthews, including Jordan Lloyd of Big Brother and The Amazing Race, Brooklyn Decker, and Jarret Boykin.