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Welcome to Matherville ...

The village of Matherville is located in Mercer County.

The location of Matherville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Matherville: MA-ther-vil<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Matherville has a population of 670 people<3> (see below for details).

Matherville is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Matherville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Matherville lies within the (309) area code.

The ZIP code for Matherville: 61263<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Matherville had a population of 723 people. This makes Matherville the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 723 people, the population of Matherville decreased 6.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 772 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Matherville had an population of 670 people. This is a decrease of 7.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.21% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Matherville.

Communities Also Named Matherville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Matherville - they are located in and Mississippi (2).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Matherville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Matherville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Matherville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Matherville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matherville ...

Looking for more information about Matherville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Matherville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Matherville.

Communities near Matherville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Moline   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the North (N) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

Rock Island   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

East Moline   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

Silvis   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

Colona   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Henry County

Milan   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

Coal Valley   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

Aledo   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Matherville

Green Rock   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Henry County

Carbon Cliff   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Matherville

Located in Rock Island County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Matherville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Matherville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Matherville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Matherville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Matherville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Matherville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Matherville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Matherville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Matherville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matherville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2595, Longitude: -90.6057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Matherville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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