East Rutherford is a town located in the New Jersey region of the United States. During the most recent census, East Rutherford had a population of 8,913. East Rutherford is the 198th most poplulated city in the New Jersey region, the 4,285th most populated city in the United States and the 22,447th most populated city in the world. East Rutherford is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. East Rutherford adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.