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Rutherford, California - Basic Facts

Rutherford is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Rutherford Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Napa County at latitude 38.4585 and longitude -122.4225. Napa County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 174 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Rutherford Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Rutherford, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 163
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 135
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 97
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 71
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 50
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 94 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 45 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 23 (24.5%)
Median Home Value $875,000
Average Home Value $808,696


Median Household Income $80,634
Average Household Income $123,244
Per Capita Income $51,551
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.14% 0.61%
Households 0.0% 0.56%
Families 1.47% 0.4%
Median Household Income   4.4%
Per Capita Income   4.51%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Rutherford, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rutherford to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1376 10th
Population Density1 # 1285 16th
Diversity Index2 # 646 58th
Median Household Income # 281 82nd
Per Capita Income # 129 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.