Rutherford, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
HomeSnacks is reader-supported. When you click through real estate links on our site, we earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.

Rutherford, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
18,398
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$473,500
Median Income
$101,473
Median Rent
$1,440

Rutherford SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
4

Rutherford, NJ Crime Report

193
Total Crimes
1,047.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-57.70%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rutherford
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 193 1,047.6 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 12 65.1 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 2 10.9 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 43.4 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 181 982.5 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 20 108.6 184.6 340.5
Larceny 145 787.1 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 86.8 116.4 219.9

Rutherford, NJ Cost Of Living

140
Rutherford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Rutherford New Jersey National Average
Overall 140 123 100
Services 115 111 100
Groceries 110 110 100
Health 97 102 100
Housing 207 158 100
Transportation 112 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100

Rutherford, NJ Photos

And Interchange Rutherford
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Rutherford in New Jersey

Map Of Rutherford, NJ

Best Places Around Rutherford

1

Bronxville, NY
Population 6,409

2

Pelham Manor, NY
Population 5,569

3

Larchmont, NY
Population 6,096

4

Tappan, NY
Population 7,227

5

Irvington, NY
Population 6,529

6

Blauvelt, NY
Population 5,152

7

Eastchester, NY
Population 19,990

8

Dobbs Ferry, NY
Population 11,070

9

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Population 7,921

10

Tuckahoe, NY
Population 759

Population over time in Rutherford

Year Population % Change
2019 18,398 -0.2%
2018 18,427 -1.0%
2017 18,622 0.8%
2016 18,480 0.2%
2015 18,434 0.7%
2014 18,297 0.5%
2013 18,201 0.6%
2012 18,084 0.4%
2011 18,016 0.3%
2010 17,970 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rutherford

White
57.6% (10,606)
African American
2.5% (464)
American Indian
0.2% (36)
Asian
17.3% (3,183)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.1% (25)
Two Or More
2.6% (481)
Hispanic
19.6% (3,598)
Race Rutherford NJ USA
White 57.6% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 2.5% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 17.3% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.6% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Rutherford

Female
52.6% (9,678)
Male
47.4% (8,720)
Gender Rutherford NJ USA
Female 52.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rutherford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (183)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (551)
High School / GED
22.0% (4,047)
Some College
15.0% (2,759)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,103)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (5,887)
Master's Degree
16.0% (2,943)
Professional Degree
3.0% (551)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (367)
Education Rutherford NJ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rutherford, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
3.0% (55,639)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (44,564)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.8% (87,546)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (118,662)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.5% (101,522)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (273,979)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (224,931)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.3% (337,002)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.8% (234,952)
$200,000 or more
19.6% (360,998)
Income Rutherford NJ USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.8% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.5% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.3% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.8% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 19.6% 14.0% 7.7%

Articles About New Jersey

Enjoy The Snack?