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Welcome to Rushford ...

The Town of Rushford is located in Allegany County<1>.

The location of Rushford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Rushford has a population of 1,107 people<3> (see below for details).

Rushford is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Rushford lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rushford had an population of 1,107 people. This is a decrease of 3.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.07% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Rushford had a population of 1,150 people. This makes Rushford the county's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,150 people, the population of Rushford decreased 8.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,259 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rushford.

Communities Also Named Rushford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Rushford - it's located in Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rushford.

Communities near Rushford ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rushford.

  • Arcade [Wyoming County]
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    • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Rushford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,059 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcade
  • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County]
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    • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Rushford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,672 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorkshire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorkshire
  • Cuba [Allegany County]
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    • Cuba [Allegany County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Rushford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,049 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
  • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County]
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    • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Rushford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,807 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sardinia [Erie County]
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      • Sardinia [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,787 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardinia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardinia
    • Machias [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Machias [Cattaraugus County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,267 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machias have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machias
    • Freedom [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Freedom [Cattaraugus County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freedom
    • Caneadea [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caneadea
      • Caneadea [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caneadea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caneadea
    • Gainesville [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
      • Gainesville [Wyoming County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,065 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • Amity [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amity
      • Amity [Allegany County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Rushford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,060 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amity

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 Rushford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rushford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rushford. 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 Rushford.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rushford. See our Newspapers Page for Rushford.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rushford ...

Looking for more information about Rushford? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Rushford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rushford.

Mentions & References for Rushford

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Allegany County

About New York

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rushford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Allegany, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rushford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rushford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rushford) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rushford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RushfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rushford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3917, Longitude: -78.2514       In this case, the coordinates for Rushford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

 

 

 

 

 


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