Rush City, Minnesota Population 2021

3,264
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Rush City is a city located in Chisago County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 3,264, it is the 200th largest city in Minnesota and the 5993rd largest city in the United States . Rush City is currently growing at a rate of 0.71% annually and its population has increased by 6.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,079 in 2010. Rush City reached it's highest population of 3,264 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Rush City has a population density of 766 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rush City is $62,338 with a poverty rate of 16.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $827 per month, and the median house value is $152,200. The median age in Rush City is 33 years, 32.4 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Rush City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rush City was:

  • White: 78.36%
  • Black or African American: 15.24%
  • Native American: 2.93%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Asian: 1.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.19%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rush City, Minnesota is 3,264 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,079.

Rush City, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,48478.36%
Black or African American48315.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native932.93%
Two or More Races571.80%
Asian471.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.19%
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Rush City Population by Race

Rush City Population Pyramid $2021

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Rush City Median Age

33


Total

32.4


Male

37.7


Female

Rush City Adults

There are 2,599 adults, (334 of whom are seniors) in Rush City.

Rush City Age Dependency

40

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Rush City Sex Ratio

Female

1,065

33.60%

Male

2,105

66.40%

Rush City Population by Age

Rush City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rush City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.5%8.5%
Married89.2%10.8%
All58.5%41.5%
Female41.9%58.1%
Non Family30.3%69.7%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rush City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8792.4258.5
Non Family3571.1830.3
Married3343.1489.2
Female1293.3641.9
Male593.6991.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Rush City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade482.13%
9th to 12th Grade1978.74%
High School Graduate1,24855.37%
Some College41818.54%
Associates Degree1466.48%
Bachelors Degree1426.30%
Graduate Degree552.44%
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Rush City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rush City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6361,518194
Black426341
Native American9374
Hispanic5644
Asian39263
Islander66
2+ Races4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.86%.

Rush City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,525$15,516$31,274
Less Than 9th Grade$15,852$13,750$30,515
High School Graduate$12,303$9,607$24,000
Some College$31,859$42,083$30,282
Bachelors Degree$51,908$64,583$51,053
Graduate Degree$69,464$76,250$68,393

$21,525

Average Earnings

$15,516

Average Male

$31,274

Average Female

Rush City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rush City Language by Age

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Rush City Language

95.77% of Rush City residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.05% of the population.

Rush City Language

Rush City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,99832416.22%
Multiple572543.86%

16.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.43%

Male Poverty Rate

20.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rush City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rush City is Multiple, with 43.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rush City is White, with 16.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.46%.

Rush City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.42%
Some College13.79%
High School13.40%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Rush City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed15.15%
Female Unemployed14.81%
Male Employed4.73%

Rush City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rush City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,005$62,338
Families$61,250$76,219
Married Families$82,841-
Non Families$29,417$34,828
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Income by Household Type

Rush City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rush City Married by Age and Sex

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Rush City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rush City Marital Status by Race

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Rush City Marital Status

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177

Number of Veterans

172

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War27
Korea26
World War II6

Rush City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+55
35 to 5437
55 to 6433
18 to 3429
65 to 7423

Rush City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1718.76%
Black61.24%

Rush City Veterans by Race

Rush City Veterans by Education

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6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rush City Veterans by Education

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41.8%

Labor Force Participation

39.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Rush City Employment by Age

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Rush City Employment by Race

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Rush City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.03%

Born in Rush City

96.75%

Native Born

3.25%

Foreign Born

2.90%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.75% of Rush City residents were born in the United States, with 77.03% having been born in Minnesota. 2.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rush City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,264230.71%
20203,241230.71%
20193,218230.72%
20183,195351.11%
20173,160220.70%
20163,138180.58%
20153,120220.71%
20143,098200.65%
20133,07810.03%
20123,077-11-0.36%
20113,088-3-0.10%
20103,0910.00%

Rush City Population by Year