Rushville is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 665 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rushville is the 790th largest community in New York. Rushville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages, 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 village of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rushville who work in food service (17.01%), personal care services (13.89%), and sales jobs (9.03%).
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Rushville, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Rushville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
One downside of living in Rushville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rushville, the average commute to work is 33.19 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The population of Rushville has a very low overall level of education: only 7.66% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Rushville in 2010 was $24,941, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,764 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. Important ancestries of people in Rushville include Italian, Irish, German, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Rushville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.