matthews Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 400 2.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,058 18.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 3,838 22.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,499 38.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,130 18.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 16,011 94.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,429 49.8 % 49.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,677 - -
19 years old and under 7,711 26.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 8,016 28.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 8,677 30.3 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 4,273 14.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 24,337 94.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 943 3.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 434 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,955 26.1 % 33.2 %
Married 6,844 60.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 271 2.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,237 10.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,305 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,907 96.5 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 398 3.5 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,973 70.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 616 5.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 25 0.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 131 1.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 339 3.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 543 4.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,471 13.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 207 1.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,211 28.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,215 28.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,338 11.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 563 5.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 274 2.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 161 1.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,597 40.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 81 0.7 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 6,035 53.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 85 0.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 69 0.6 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 11 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 29 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 23,573 83.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 3,170 11.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 81 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,011 3.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 448 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 71,361 53,657
Median Family Income 85,243 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 35,191 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 88.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.16 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 14.64
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com