Mathews, Virginia

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Mathews
1790s courthouse
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
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyMathews
Population
 • Total555
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)

Mathews is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Mathews County, Virginia, United States. .[1] Established around 1700, the small town of Westville was designated as the county seat in 1791. Today, it is variously known as Mathews Court House, as well as simply "Mathews," its official postal name.

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