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Rushville, Ohio
(Meigs County)

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The location of Rushville

Welcome to Rushville ...

Rushville is located in Meigs County.

The location of Rushville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Rushville: RUSH-vil<2>

Rushville is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Rushville: (740)

Communities near Rushville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Belpre   [Map]   6,406   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Middleport   [Map]   2,446   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Pomeroy   [Map]   1,790   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Syracuse   [Map]   813   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elizabeth (WV)   [Map]   827   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mason (WV)   [Map]   944   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rushville.

Communities Also Named Rushville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Rushville: This one is located in Meigs County and the other is located in Fairfield County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 14 communities that are also named Rushville - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rushville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rushville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Meigs County

About Ohio

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.

The official website for State of Ohio:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Rushville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rushville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Rushville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rushville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1240, Longitude: -81.7601     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rushville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rushville.

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