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Rutherford County, Tennessee

319 N Maple St
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: (615) 898-7799
Fax: (615) 898-7830
www.rutherfordcounty.org

In central TN, southeast of Nashville; organized Oct 25, 1803 from Davidson, Williamson, and Wilson counties. Name Origin: For Gen. Griffith Rutherford (1731-1800), Revolutionary War hero, NC legislator (1784), and president of the TN legislative council (1796)

Area (sq mi):: 623.94 (land 618.91; water 5.03) Population per square mile: 352.70
Population 2005: 218,292 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 19.90%; 1990-2000 53.50% Population 2000: 182,023 (White 84.50%; Black or African American 9.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 1.90%; Other 2.80%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 31.20
Income 2000: per capita $19,938; median household $46,312; Population below poverty level: 9.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,624-$27,910
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 26.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Murfreesboro County seat (81,511)
  • Smyrna (31,925)
  • La Vergne (24,811)

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    Rutherford County, North Carolina

    289 N Main St
    Rutherfordton, NC 28139
    Phone: (828) 287-6060
    Fax: (828) 287-6262
    www.rutherfordgov.org

    On the southwestern border of NC, southeast of Asheville; organized Apr 14, 1779 (prior to statehood) from Burke and Tryon counties, the latter organized in 1768 and abolished in 1779. Name Origin: For Gen. Griffith Rutherford (1731-1800), Indian fighter, member of the Provincial Congress, and Revolutionary War officer

    Area (sq mi):: 565.90 (land 564.12; water 1.78) Population per square mile: 113.00
    Population 2005: 63,771 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 1.40%; 1990-2000 10.50% Population 2000: 62,899 (White 85.80%; Black or African American 11.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 38.30
    Income 2000: per capita $16,270; median household $31,122; Population below poverty level: 13.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,300-$22,778
    Unemployment (2004): 9.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 22.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Through its subsidiary Reliant Bank, the company operates banking centres in Davidson, Robertson, Sumner and Williamson counties, Tennessee, along with a loan and deposit production office in Rutherford County, Tennessee, and a loan and deposit production office in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
    The Nashville team, which includes account managers, logistics experts and freight brokers, is equipped and ready to ship customers' freight throughout Rutherford County, Tennessee, and neighboring states, including Alabama, Kentucky, Georgia and Mississippi.
    Besides, it owns and operates Dover International Speedway with about 770 acres of land in Dover, Delaware; and Nashville Superspeedway with approximately 1,400 acres of land in Wilson County and Rutherford County, Tennessee.
    The Planning Commission in Rutherford County, Tennessee, has voted to appeal a judge's ruling that its approval of a mosque was illegal.
    In addition, 1 adult was found in a light fixture from a residence of one of the coauthors of this report (CRM) residing within a well constructed home in a rural area of Rutherford County, Tennessee.
    1) William Evander Penn was born August 11, 1832, near the village of Old Jefferson in Rutherford County, Tennessee.
    Born in Rutherford County, Tennessee (November 11, 1811); moved with his family to Alabama (1820) and then back to Tennessee (1830); followed his friend Davy Crockett to Texas, in time to fight at the battle of San Jacinto (April 21, 1836); after a visit home, he returned to Texas and settled near Gonzales, working as a surveyor; elected to the Texas Congress (1839); took part in several campaigns against marauding Plains Indians, notably at the battle of Plum Creek (in Colorado) which ended the Great Comanche Raid (August 1840); as major general and commander of Texas militia west of the Colorado (May 1846) and major of volunteers (July), he raised a ranger company that served under Gen.
    Through its subsidiary, Reliant Bank, the company operates banking centres in Davidson, Robertson, Sumner and Williamson counties, Tennessee along with a loan and deposit production office in Rutherford County, Tennessee and a loan and deposit production office in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
    ABSTRACT -- This paper reports the results of eleven new ground water traces conducted to springs in Rutherford County, Tennessee.
    Specimens were collected during qualitative benthic surveys in Puckett Creek, Rutherford County, Tennessee as part of a larger study of culvert replacement.
    ABSTRACT--A survey of myxomycetes was conducted at three sites within Rutherford County, Tennessee, during September and October of 1989 and from April through mid-July 1990.

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