Rushford is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,712 people and just one neighborhood, Rushford is the 276th largest community in Minnesota. Rushford has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rushford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rushford is a city of service providers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rushford who work in office and administrative support (11.43%), healthcare (8.38%) and healthcare suport services (8.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Rushford is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Rushford really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Rushford perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.