Rutherford County

Rutherford County

Last updated June 2021

44,861 Total Voters

Republican 42.26% Democrat 25.38% Libertarian 0.52% Green 0.05% Constitution 0.08% Unaffiliated 31.72%
White 80.06% Black 8.97% Other 10.97%

Rutherford County is a county located in the southwestern area of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 67,810. Its county seat is Rutherfordton.

Rutherford County comprises the Forest City, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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Unemployment 12.25%

Voter Registration Thousands

In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Mike Hager (NC-112)
  • State Senate
  • Ralph Hise (NC-47)

Election Results