Rushville is a city located in Schuyler County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Schuyler County. With a 2020 population of 2,967, it is the 427th largest city in Illinois and the 8918th largest city in the United States. Rushville is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -1.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,005 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Rushville has a population density of 1,796 people per square mile.
The average household income in Rushville is $53,223 with a poverty rate of 11.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $762 per month, and the median house value is $73,700. The median age in Rushville is 41.3 years, 37.6 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rushvillewas:
Rate of Home Ownership
Average Family Size
Average Household Size
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.00%.
95.97% of Rushville residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.89% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Rushville is White, with 12.28% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Rushville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.71%.
Number of Veterans
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Rushville
96.40% of Rushville residents were born in the United States, with 87.99% having been born in Illinois. 3.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.