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Welcome to Rushville ...
The location of Rushville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Rushville has a population of 879 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Rushville.
Rushville is 3,730 feet [1,137 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Rushville is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Rushville lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Rushville: (308)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rushville had an population of 879 people. This is a decrease of 1.24% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.01% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rushville had a population of 890 people (or 16.27% of the total population of Sheridan County). This makes Rushville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Rushville represents 0.05% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 126th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 890 people, the population of Rushville decreased 10.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 999 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rushville.
Communities Also Named Rushville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Rushville - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maryland, Missouri, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rushville.
Communities near Rushville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rushville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rushville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rushville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rushville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rushville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rushville. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Rushville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rushville ...
Looking for more information about Rushville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Rushville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rushville.
Adding Rushville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rushville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Rushville was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
We also found Rushville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for South Dakota (1949).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rushville on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rushville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022