Rutherford, Tennessee Population 2022

1,049
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Rutherford is a city located in Gibson County Tennessee. Rutherford has a 2020 population of 1,049. Rutherford is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -8.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,149 in 2010.

The average household income in Rutherford is $42,337 with a poverty rate of 13.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $667 per month, and the median house value is $68,100. The median age in Rutherford is 38.7 years, 34.1 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Rutherford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rutherfordwas:

  • White: 87.92%
  • Two or more races: 6.13%
  • Black or African American: 5.20%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rutherford, Tennessee is 1,049 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,049.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,149.

Rutherford, Tennessee Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94687.92%
Black or African American565.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.74%
Two or More Races666.13%
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Rutherford Population by Race

Rutherford Population Pyramid 2022

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Rutherford Median Age

38.9


Total

36.8


Male

40


Female

Rutherford Adults

There are 837 adults, (276 of whom are seniors) in Rutherford.

Rutherford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rutherford Sex Ratio

Female

583

54.18%

Male

493

45.82%

Rutherford Population by Age

Rutherford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rutherford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
Non Family76.6%23.4%
All74.2%25.8%
Female61.8%38.2%
Male0%100%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rutherford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4342.4874.2
Married1743.2981
Male93.220
Female763.6461.8
Non Family1751.1376.6

3.39

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Rutherford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade293.99%
9th to 12th Grade16122.18%
High School Graduate29841.05%
Some College17524.10%
Associates Degree131.79%
Bachelors Degree192.62%
Graduate Degree314.27%
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Rutherford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rutherford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White63650650
Native American88
2+ Races1919
Hispanic73
Black56

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 white people with a rate of 7.86%.

Rutherford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,222$32,750$25,104
Less Than 9th Grade$30,313$21,364$31,053
High School Graduate$28,333$33,654$18,750
Some College$19,125$35,278$16,726
Bachelors Degree$37,000$58,750$
Graduate Degree$$$54,519

$27,222

Average Earnings

$32,750

Average Male

$25,104

Average Female

Rutherford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rutherford Language by Age

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Rutherford Language

96.34% of Rutherford residents speak only English, while 3.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.66% of the population.

Rutherford Language

Rutherford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native88100.00%
White93713714.62%
Black5647.14%
OtherNaN%

13.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.04%

Male Poverty Rate

11.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rutherford

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rutherford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.74%.

Rutherford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.95%
High School16.11%
Some College5.32%
Bachelors or Greater12.00%

Rutherford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.21%
Male Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed3.26%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rutherford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rutherford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,988$39,797
Families$43,021$52,109
Married Families$49,375-
Non Families$20,417$21,575
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Income by Household Type

Rutherford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Rutherford Married by Age and Sex

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Rutherford 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 Marital Status by Race

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Rutherford Marital Status

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81

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War3
Vietnam66
Korea5
World War II

Rutherford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 545
55 to 643
65 to 7458
75+15

Rutherford Veterans by Age

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Rutherford Veterans by Race

Rutherford Veterans by Education

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12.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rutherford Veterans by Education

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48.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rutherford Employment by Age

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Rutherford Employment by Race

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Rutherford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.69%

Born in Rutherford

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.35% of Rutherford residents were born in the United States, with 81.69% having been born in Tennessee. 0.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rutherford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,1490.00%
20111,145-4-0.35%
20121,129-16-1.40%
20131,115-14-1.24%
20141,107-8-0.72%
20151,096-11-0.99%
20161,087-9-0.82%
20171,082-5-0.46%
20181,073-9-0.83%
20191,067-6-0.56%
20201,061-6-0.56%
20211,055-6-0.57%
20221,049-6-0.57%

Rutherford Population by Year