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Welcome to Matthews ...

Matthews is located in Monmouth County<1>.

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

Matthews is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Matthews lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Matthews ...

Junior League:   www.jlmc.org/

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, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, 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.

  • Long Branch [Monmouth County]
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    • Long Branch [Monmouth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,210 people
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  • Asbury Park [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asbury Park
    • Asbury Park [Monmouth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,377 people
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  • Neptune City [Monmouth County]
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    • Neptune City [Monmouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,594 people
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  • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County]
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    • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Matthews
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,040 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loch Arbour [Monmouth County]
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      • Loch Arbour [Monmouth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loch Arbour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loch Arbour
    • Lakewood [Ocean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
      • Lakewood [Ocean County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Matthews
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    • Maxim [Monmouth County]
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      • Maxim [Monmouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
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    • Squankum [Monmouth County]
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      • Squankum [Monmouth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
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    • Allaire Village [Monmouth County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allaire Village
      • Allaire Village [Monmouth County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
      • Allaire Village has also been known as:
      • Allaire
    • Ramtown [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramtown
      • Ramtown [Monmouth County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Matthews
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramtown

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.

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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 Monmouth County: www.co.monmouth.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Monmouth, 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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: 40.1571, Longitude: -74.2574       In this case, the coordinates for Matthews have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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