Living in Rutherford, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Rutherford SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
4

Rutherford, NJ Crime Report

183
Total Crimes
983.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.73%
Below National Average

Rutherford, NJ Cost Of Living

140
Rutherford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Rutherford, New Jersey Info Snack

Rutherford is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 18,061, reflecting a decline of 49 (0.3%) from the 18,110 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 320 (+1.8%) from the 17,790 counted in the 1990 Census.
Population
18,427
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
5.9%
Median Home
$460,900
Median Income
$96,384
Median Rent
$1,373

Rutherford, NJ Photos

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Rankings for Rutherford in New Jersey

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Map Of Rutherford, NJ

Population over time in Rutherford

Year Population % Change
2017 18,427 -1.0%
2016 18,622 0.8%
2015 18,480 0.2%
2014 18,434 0.7%
2013 18,297 0.5%
2012 18,201 0.6%
2011 18,084 0.4%
2010 18,016 0.3%
2009 17,970 -
Crime/100k Rutherford NJ USA
Violent Crime 102.1 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 16.1 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 80.6 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 880.9 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 118.2 215.9 376.0
Larceny 709.0 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 53.7 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rutherford

White
61.7% (11,361)
African American
1.9% (356)
American Indian
0.2% (36)
Asian
16.3% (2,995)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.1% (25)
Two Or More
2.4% (435)
Hispanic
17.4% (3,212)
Race Rutherford NJ USA
White 61.7% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 16.3% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.4% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Rutherford, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
3.5% (65,134)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (46,450)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.5% (101,463)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.6% (102,501)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.9% (108,470)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (293,492)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (242,890)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.3% (338,126)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.9% (220,054)
$200,000 or more
17.6% (324,113)
Income Rutherford NJ USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.5% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.6% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.9% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.3% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.9% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 17.6% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Rutherford

Female
53.1% (9,785)
Male
46.9% (8,642)
Gender Rutherford NJ USA
Female 53.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rutherford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (368)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (368)
High School / GED
23.0% (4,238)
Some College
14.0% (2,579)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (921)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (6,265)
Master's Degree
17.0% (3,132)
Professional Degree
2.0% (368)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (184)
Education Rutherford NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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