Rushville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,077 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.
Rushville is a blue-collar town, with 39.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Rushville is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rushville who work in office and administrative support (14.31%), food service (9.33%), and management occupations (6.48%).
The percentage of people in Rushville with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.21% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rushville in 2010 was $19,706, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,824 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, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Rushville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.