Rutherford College, North Carolina Population 2020

1,322

Rutherford College is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,322, it is the 304th largest city in North Carolina and the 9191st largest city in the United States. Rutherford College is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually but its population has decreased by -1.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,341 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Rutherford College has a population density of 576 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rutherford College is $53,336 with a poverty rate of 8.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $586 per month, and the median house value is $142,200. The median age in Rutherford College is 52.4 years, 47.7 years for males, and 54.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 67.3 males.

Rutherford College Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rutherford College was:

  • White: 85.08%
  • Asian: 11.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.55%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rutherford College, North Carolina is 1,322, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,310.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,341.

Rutherford College, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,06685.08%
Asian14911.89%
Two or More Races322.55%
Some Other Race30.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.24%

Rutherford College Population Pyramid 2020

Rutherford College Median Age

52.4


Total

47.7


Male

54.8


Female

Rutherford College Adults

There are 1,124 adults, (440 of whom are seniors) in Rutherford College.

Rutherford College Age Dependency

83.2

Age Dependency Ratio

64.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Rutherford College Sex Ratio

Female

749

59.78%

Male

504

40.22%

Rutherford College Households and Families

Rutherford College Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rutherford College Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.8%14.2%
All69%31%
Female64.3%35.7%
Non Family48.3%51.7%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5462.2969
Married2472.9485.8
Non Family2111.1848.3
Female703.464.3
Male182.17100

2.91

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rutherford College Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade706.99%
9th to 12th Grade787.79%
High School Graduate42842.76%
Some College15215.18%
Associates Degree828.19%
Bachelors Degree15014.99%
Graduate Degree414.10%

Rutherford College Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White891780164
Asian834621
Hispanic1818
Multiple Races18186
Other Race33
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,450$39,028$23,333
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,556$29,694$
Some College$27,159$48,409$20,347
Bachelors Degree$39,671$$38,125
Graduate Degree$19,750$$

$31,450

Average Earnings

$39,028

Average Male

$23,333

Average Female

Rutherford College Language

Rutherford College Language by Age

Rutherford College Language

86.31% of Rutherford College residents speak only English, while 13.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.23% of the population.

Rutherford College Poverty

Rutherford College Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,0631009.41%
Hispanic18633.33%
Multiple3239.38%
Other33100.00%
Native33100.00%

8.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.54%

Male Poverty Rate

9.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rutherford College

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rutherford College is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rutherford College is Multiple, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.95%
Some College11.11%
High School7.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.14%
Name Poverty
Female Employed7.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.17%

Rutherford College Income

Rutherford College Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,226$53,336
Families$57,868$72,179
Married Families$59,926-
Non Families$19,148$22,729

Rutherford College Marital Status

Rutherford College Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Rutherford College Married by Age and Sex

Rutherford College Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rutherford College Marital Status by Race

Rutherford College Veterans

101

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War34
Vietnam23
First Gulf War20
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5432
75+29
65 to 7425
18 to 3411
55 to 644
Name Veterans % of Total
White818.39%
Asian118.21%
2 or More633.33%
Hispanic316.67%
Other3100.00%

$Rutherford College Veterans by Education

4.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rutherford College Employment Status

49.2%

Labor Force Participation

43.6%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Rutherford College Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.79%

Born in North Carolina

91.22%

Native Born

8.78%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.22% of Rutherford College residents were born in the United States, with 72.79% having been born in North Carolina. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,32260.46%
20191,31660.46%
20181,31040.31%
20171,30660.46%
20161,30010.08%
20151,2990.00%
20141,299-2-0.15%
20131,301-8-0.61%
20121,309-8-0.61%
20111,3170.00%
20101,3170.00%