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Welcome to Matthews ...

Matthews is located in Weld County<1>.

The location of Matthews has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Matthews is 4,650 feet [1,417 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Matthews is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Matthews lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Matthews: (970)

Communities Also Named Matthews ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Matthews - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Matthews.

Communities near Matthews ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Matthews.

  • Greeley [Weld County]
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    • Greeley [Weld County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 108,958 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greeley<5>
  • Evans [Weld County]
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    • Evans [Weld County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,183 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evans<5>
  • Eaton [Weld County]
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    • Eaton [Weld County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eaton<5>
  • La Salle [Weld County]
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    • La Salle [Weld County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,466 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Salle<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ault [Weld County]
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      • Ault [Weld County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,126 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ault<5>
    • Kersey [Weld County]
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      • Kersey [Weld County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kersey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kersey<5>
    • Gilcrest [Weld County]
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      • Gilcrest [Weld County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,169 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilcrest<5>
    • Pierce [Weld County]
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      • Pierce [Weld County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 938 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierce<5>
    • Garden City [Weld County]
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      • Garden City [Weld County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 279 people
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    • Galeton [Weld County]
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      • Galeton [Weld County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Matthews
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galeton<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Matthews. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Matthews.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Matthews. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Matthews.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Matthews. See our Newspapers Page for Matthews.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matthews ...

Looking for more information about Matthews? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Matthews, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Matthews.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Colorado

About Weld County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Matthews. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Weld County: www.co.weld.co.us/

The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Colorado's counties, including Weld, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Matthews - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Matthews) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matthews. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4797, Longitude: -104.4977       In this case, the coordinates for Matthews have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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