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People

Total Population 736
Male Share of the Population 42.5%
Female Share of the Population 57.5%
Senior Citizens 28.5%
Employed Population 16+ 221
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 44.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $36,875
% Above Poverty Level 75.1%
% Below Poverty Level 24.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.2%
Median Gross Rent $435
Median House Value $75,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.2%
US/American 0%
English 7.6%
Irish 12%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Matthews Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 88 miles NE of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles N of Memphis, Tennessee
County New Madrid
Standard Zip Codes 63867
Phone Area Codes 573
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.759
Longitude -89.586

Matthews Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SIKESTON POWER STATION
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 47 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station CHARLESTON
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station MALDEN MUNICIPAL AP
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 42 F
Apr Temp 47 to 69 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Canalou 278 $53,333
East Prairie 3,178 $26,914
Lilbourn 1,202 $27,326

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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