Rushville, Indiana

Rushville: City in Indiana, United States


Rushville is a city located in the county of Rush in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,341 and a population density of 792 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,058 inhabitants.

Rushville locator map
Location of Rushville on Indiana map.

Quick Facts about Rushville

Population : 6,058 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Rush County
Postal code : 46173
Phone Area Codes : 765
Area : 8.01 km2
Altitude : 958 feet / 292 meters
Capital city : Rushville is capital of Rush County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 14:05:58 (29th September 2023)
Density : 756 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.67% (2010-2020)
Weather : 76℉ Widespread Fog then Partly Sunny 7-days weather
John K. Gowdy House  Rushville image
John K. Gowdy House Rushville
John K. Gowdy House  Rushville image


Rushville is located at 39°36'33"N 85°26'47"W (39.6092100, -85.4463600).

Rushville map


Rushville forecast: Widespread fog before 10am. Partly sunny. High near 76, with temperatures falling to around 73 in the afternoon. North northeast wind around 6 mph. more


According to census records, the population of Rushville decreased by 4.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,341 - census
2011 6,301 -0.63% estimation process
2012 6,236 -1.04% estimation process
2013 6,196 -0.65% estimation process
2014 6,140 -0.91% estimation process
2015 6,089 -0.84% estimation process
2016 6,058 -0.51% estimation process
2017 6,062 0.07% estimation process
2018 6,049 -0.21% estimation process
2019 6,024 -0.42% estimation process
2020 6,058 0.56% estimation process

Rushville zip code is 46173. County name: Rush, County fips: 18139

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People born in Rushville (18)

People born in Rushville, including politician Leonidas Sexton, politician Thomas J. Steele, screenwriter Gerald Geraghty, .


  • Jake Weber (American professional basketball player) he was born in 18/03/1918
  • Frazier Thomas (American television personality) he was born in 13/06/1918
  • George Brown (officer of the United States Navy who served during the American Civil War) he was born in 19/06/1835
  • Janet Gray Hayes (American mayor) she was born in 12/07/1926
  • Joe Hogsett (Indiana politician) he was born in 30/06/1956
  • Philip Willkie (American politician) he was born in 07/12/1919
  • Rebecca Norris Webb (photographer) she was born in 01/01/1956
  • Robert M. A. Hawk (American politician) he was born in 23/04/1839
  • Thomas J. Geraghty (screenwriter) he was born in 10/04/1883
  • Maurice Geraghty (American screenwriter) he was born in 08/09/1908
  • Suellen Reed (American politician) she was born in 22/06/1945
  • Joseph F. Cotton (U.S. Air Force test pilot) he was born in 22/01/1922
  • Hermon Phillips (American sprinter) he was born in 02/08/1903
  • Joshua Jones Walton (American (Oregon) pioneer, judge and notable educationist) he was born in 01/01/1838
  • Merle Alexander (American basketball player) he was born in 02/09/1907

Schools in Rushville

College & universities near Rushville, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150455 Earlham College Richmond (IN) 47374-4095

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rushville, IN

Code Name Address Type
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
IND Indianapolis Union Station 350 South Illinois Street RAIL
CIN Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Ave. RAIL
CIG Cincinnati, OH 1005 Gilbert Avenue BUS

Post offices near Rushville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rushvill Post Office Rushville (IN) 46173

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Rush County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Rush County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Henry 2,920 City in United States of America
Richland 1,796 Unincorporated community in Rush County, Indiana
Carthage 890 Town in Indiana, United States
Orange 695 Unincorporated community in Fayette County, Indiana
Fairview 312 Township in Fayette County, Indiana
Milroy 272 Human settlement in Indiana, United States of America
Glenwood 236 Town in Indiana, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rushville distances to largest Indiana cities