In 2018, Rutherford County, TN had a population of 325k people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $63,739. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Rutherford County, TN grew from 317,157 to 324,890, a 2.44% increase and its median household income declined from $68,514 to $63,739, a -6.97% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rutherford County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15%), White (Hispanic) (5.78%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.42%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.69%). N/A% of the people in Rutherford County, TN speak a non-English language, and 96.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rutherford County, TN are Middle Tennessee State University (5,086 degrees awarded in 2017), Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Murfreesboro (309 degrees), and Allied Health Careers Institute (134 degrees).
The median property value in Rutherford County, TN is $234,300, and the homeownership rate is 64.1%. Most people in Rutherford County, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Rutherford County, TN is 2 cars per household.