Tennessee Rutherford County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Rutherford County, Tennessee. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Tennessee Rutherford County.

1. Bookmobile ARGIE COOPER PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOKMOBILE
100 S. Main Street, Shelbyville, TN 37160
Phone Number: (931) 684-7323 Rutherford N/A N/A

2. Library System EAGLEVILLE BICENTENNIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 317 Highway 99e, Eagleville, TN 37060
Phone Number: (615) 274-2626 Rutherford 5,301 2,858

3. Central Library EAGLEVILLE BICENTENNIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 317 Highway 99e, Eagleville, TN 37060
Phone Number: (615) 274-2626 Rutherford N/A N/A

4. Central Library LA VERGNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 5063 Murfreesboro Road, La Vergne, TN 37086
Phone Number: (615) 793-4337 Rutherford N/A N/A

5. Library System LA VERGNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 5063 Murfreesboro Road, La Vergne, TN 37086
Phone Number: (615) 793-4337 Rutherford 165,414 115,816

6. Library System LINEBAUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 105 West Vine Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone Number: (615) 893-4131 Rutherford 795,986 481,565

7. Central Library LINEBAUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 105 West Vine Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone Number: (615) 893-4131 Rutherford N/A N/A

8. Bookmobile LINEBAUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOKMOBILE
100 West Vine Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone Number: (615) 893-4131 Rutherford N/A N/A

9. Branch Library MYRTLE GLANTON LORD LEARNING CENTER/LIBRARY
Street Address: 521 Mercury BLVD., Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone Number: (615) 907-3429 Rutherford N/A N/A

10. Branch Library SMYRNA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 400 Enon Springs Road West, Smyrna, TN 37167
Phone Number: (615) 459-4884 Rutherford N/A N/A

Overview of Rutherford County, Tennessee

Rutherford County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. As of 2000, the population is 182,023. Its county seat is Murfreesboro.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,616 km² (624 mi²). 1,603 km² (619 mi²) of it is land and 13 km² (5 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.81% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 182,023 people, 66,443 households, and 47,440 families residing in the county. The population density is 114/km² (294/mi²). There are 70,616 housing units at an average density of 44/km² (114/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 85.73% White, 9.51% Black or African American, 0.29% Native American, 1.90% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.32% from other races, and 1.20% from two or more races. 2.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 66,443 households out of which 37.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.30% are married couples living together, 11.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.60% are non-families. 20.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 5.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.65 and the average family size is 3.09.

In the county, the population is spread out with 26.40% under the age of 18, 13.20% from 18 to 24, 33.50% from 25 to 44, 19.40% from 45 to 64, and 7.50% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 99.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $46,312, and the median income for a family is $53,553. Males have a median income of $36,788 versus $26,555 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,938. 9.00% of the population and 5.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 8.50% of those under the age of 18 and 9.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Eagleville
  • La Vergne
  • Murfreesboro
  • Smyrna
  • Walterhill