Mathews, Virginia

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Mathews
Census-designated place (CDP)
Houses along the water's edge in Mathews
Houses along the water's edge in Mathews
Mathews is located in Virginia
Mathews
Mathews
Location within the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 37°26′13″N 76°19′12″W / 37.43694°N 76.32000°W / 37.43694; -76.32000Coordinates: 37°26′13″N 76°19′12″W / 37.43694°N 76.32000°W / 37.43694; -76.32000
Country United States
State Virginia
County Mathews
Population (2010)
 • Total 555
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Mathews is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Mathews County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 555.[1] Established around 1700, the small town of Westville was designated as the county seat in 1791. In modern times, it is variously known as Mathews Court House, as well as simply "Mathews," its official postal address. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Virginia Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data). Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed 2011-06-08.
  2. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.