About This Place
Rutherford is a town in Gibson County, Tennessee, United States. At the 2000 census, its population was at 1,272.
Rutherford is located at 36°07′32″N 88°59′24″W / 36.125689°N 88.990051°W / 36.125689; -88.990051.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.3 square miles (5.9 km2), of which, 2.2 square miles (5.8 km2) of it is land and 0.44% is water.