Matthews is located in southeast Missouri. Matthews is part of New Madrid County. Matthews has 1.96 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Matthews population is 745, which has grown 23.14% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 7.74% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Matthews median household income is $33,094 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.84% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Matthews median house value is $73,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.62% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 52.06% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Matthews is worse than the state average in quality. The Matthews area code is 573.