Rutherford County, Tennessee's estimated population is 355,199 with a growth rate of 2.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rutherford County, Tennessee is the 6th largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 263,708 and has seen a growth of 34.69% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 37.99%.
88.67% of Rutherford County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 11.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.50% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Rutherford County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 25.97% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Rutherford County, Tennessee is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.74%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Rutherford County, Tennessee
92.59% of Rutherford County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 54.22% having been born in Tennessee. 4.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.