Rushville is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,902 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 (15.61%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.45%), and teaching (7.96%).
As is often the case in a small city, Rushville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Rushville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.73% of adults 25 and older in Rushville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Rushville in 2010 was $22,459, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,836 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 German, Irish, English, Swedish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Rushville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.