Rutledge is located in east Tennessee. Rutledge is part of Grainger County. Rutledge has 4.69 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rutledge population is 1,393, which has grown 17.35% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rutledge median household income is $21,944 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 9.61% 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%. Rutledge median house value is $95,000 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -18.45% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 50.43% and is much 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 Rutledge is much better than the state average in quality. The Rutledge area code is 865.