Rutherford is located in west Tennessee. Rutherford is part of Gibson County. Rutherford has 2.28 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rutherford population is 1,150, which has shrunk 9.59% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rutherford median household income is $29,635 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 1.06% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.72% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rutherford median house value is $76,900 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -57.26% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 50.43% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Rutherford is much better than the state average in quality. The Rutherford area code is 731.