Rushville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,008 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Rushville is the 102nd largest community in Indiana. Rushville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Rushville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.44% of Rushville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rushville is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rushville who work in office and administrative support (10.90%), sales jobs (10.38%), and management occupations (7.56%).
Being a small city, Rushville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Rushville rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.41% of adults 25 and older in Rushville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Rushville in 2018 was $22,999, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,996 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, European, and French.
The most common language spoken in Rushville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.