Ruthton is located in southwest Minnesota. Ruthton is between the Pipestone, Lincoln, Lyon county. Ruthton has 0.66 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ruthton population is 270, which has shrunk 4.93% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ruthton median household income is $39,375 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.00% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.12% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ruthton median house value is $39,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 43.27% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 51.31% and is lower 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 Ruthton is much better than the state average in quality. The Ruthton area code is 507.