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Rutherford, Alabama

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 The location of Rutherford 

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Census Data for Rutherford ...

As far as we can tell, Rutherford has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Rutherford, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2015<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Columbus (GA)200,579   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Phenix City37,570   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Eufaula12,596   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Tuskegee8,817   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Russell County ...

Rutherford is located in Russell County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Russell County.

Population Rings for Rutherford ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Rutherford and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Rutherford. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Rutherford, so its people haven't been included.

RadiusNo of
Communities
2015
Population
Change
Since 2010
10 mi [16 km]2600+8.5%
20 mi [32 km]31,088+3.42%
25 mi [40 km]758,098+7.59%
30 mi [48 km]12335,118+7.29%

US Census QuickFacts ...

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Rutherford, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:

CommunityCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
EufaulaQF-012456812,596-4.12%   SE  
Phenix CityQF-015947237,570+14.47%   NE  
TuskegeeQF-01773048,817-10.62%   NW  
Columbus (GA)QF-1319000200,579+5.63%   NE  

For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Rutherford. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Rutherford, see our County-by-County Page for Rutherford.

A Census QuickFact is available for Russell County (QF-13113).

Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Russell County.

CountyCensus
QuickFact
2015 Est.
Population
Change
Since 2010
Direction
BarbourQF-0100526,489-3.53%   S  
BullockQF-0101110,696-2%   SW  
LeeQF-01081156,993+11.94%   NW  
MaconQF-0108719,105-10.94%   W  
Chattahoochee (GA)QF-1305311,368+0.9%   E  
Muscogee (GA)QF-13215200,579+5.63%   NE  
Stewart (GA)QF-132595,851-3.42%   SE  

Miscellaneous Information for Rutherford ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Russell County or the community of Rutherford:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Rutherford:

GNIS ID for Rutherford: 153233

GNIS ID for Russell County: 161583

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 113 (Russell County)

Place Code: 67128 (Rutherford)

State & County Code: 01/113 (Alabama / Russell County)

State & Place Code: 01/67128 (Alabama / Rutherford)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Rutherford is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Rutherford.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Russell County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rutherford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Rutherford. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rutherford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rutherford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1890, Longitude: -85.3180     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rutherford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rutherford.



 
 
 

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