Welcome to Rutherford ...
The town of Rutherford is located in Gibson County.
Rutherford is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Rutherford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rutherford is within the boundaries of the (731) area code.
Communities near Rutherford ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Rutherford and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rutherford.
Communities Also Named Rutherford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Rutherford - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rutherford.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rutherford. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rutherford. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rutherford.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rutherford:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rutherford ...
Looking for more information about Rutherford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Rutherford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Rutherford.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Rutherford. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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 Tennessee: www.tn.gov/
The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Rutherford:
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rutherford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Rutherford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rutherford) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rutherford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rutherford
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rutherford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1258, Longitude: -88.9923 [Map]. The coordinates for Rutherford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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|<3>||All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.|
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rutherford.