Rutherford is a census-designated place (CDP) in Napa County, California, United States. The population was 164 at the 2010 census.
Rutherford is located in the Rutherford AVA which is located in the larger Napa Valley AVA. The Robert Mondavi Winery is located between Rutherford and neighboring Oakville (though its corporate headquarters are in nearby St. Helena). Other notable wineries in the Rutherford area include Beaulieu Vineyard, Grgich Hills Estate and Rubicon Estate Winery which was originally established as Inglenook Winery. The Auberge du Soleil resort is located in Rutherford.
Rutherford's zip code is 94573. It is inside area code 707.