Rushville is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,972 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rushville is the 416th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities, Rushville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rushville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rushville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rushville who work in office and administrative support (16.23%), healthcare (8.20%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (8.03%).
The percentage of adults in Rushville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.91% of adults in Rushville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rushville in 2010 was $20,252, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,008 for a family of four. However, Rushville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rushville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rushville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rushville include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Rushville is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.