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Welcome to Rutherford, NJ

Rutherford is a beautiful, small suburb rich in history as well as a spirit of community. Known as the “Borough of Trees”, Rutherford’s canopied tree-lined streets compliment the neighborhoods as well as many a stately home.

This quiet hamlet was settled in 1664 and encompasses 2.8 square miles with a population of 18,000+. Located eight miles west of New York City, Rutherford commuters can choose between a direct train access to midtown Manhattan or several routes provided by the New Jersey Transit Bus Line. For travelers, Newark International Airport is a mere twelve miles south on the New Jersey Turnpike. Both JFK and LaGuardia International Airports can be reached via Manhattan within approximately 45 minutes. The Garden State Parkway lies five miles to the west, affording everyone a quick getaway to all shore points south.

The Rutherford Public School system, a highly accredited “Blue Ribbon” district, offers classes from Kindergarten through High School with many of its graduates going onto some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities. Saint Mary’s is a private parochial school with an elementary school as well as a high school. In 1997, Felician College opened a ten acre campus on the former site of Fairleigh Dickinson University which is located in the center of the borough.

The downtown area is known for its fine dining establishments, including two three-star restaurants as well as a variety of specialty shops and services. With a spectacular skyline view of New York City, this unique town borders on the famous Meadowlands – home of the New York Giants, the New York Jets as well as the Nets basketball team. The newest sporting venue, several world class golf courses, just hosted the PGA Barclays Championship this past summer.

CNN Money Magazine recently ranked Rutherford, “as the 22nd best place in the country for the young, rich, and single to live.” No matter what your age, the opportunity to reside and play in a small town environment within minute of the “Big Apple” makes the community of Rutherford a unique place to live and prosper with your family.

Rutherford Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 3 homes for sale in Rutherford, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
33% Single Family, 33% Multi Family and 33% Other.

33% Single Family
33% Multi Family
33% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 3
Average Home Size 0 ft² / 0 m²
Price Range ($2,550 - $999,888)

Weather in Rutherford

The average high temperatures in Rutherford range from 39 in January to 85 in July

Average home income in Rutherford

The average household income of a Rutherford resident is $115,495 with an average home value of $457,372

Population of Rutherford

Rutherford has 18,243 residents.

Home ownership in Rutherford

The average level of home ownership in Rutherford is 66%.

Education breakdown of Rutherford

Education levels of residents of Rutherford include: highschool 23%, associate 4%, bachelor 30%, graduate 18%.

Households in Rutherford

Rutherford has 7,008 homes, built on average 73 years ago.

Information from in and around Rutherford...

You are Viewing 1 to 3 of 3 homes for sale in Rutherford. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Multi Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 583,812. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Rutherford please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 3 homes for sale in Rutherford, NJ are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Rutherford area. Member brokerages representing the 3 homes include WEICHERT, REALTORS® and Terrie O'Connor Realtors.