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Rushford, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Rushford had a population of 1,810 as of July 1, 2016. Rushford ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rushford is located at latitude 43.8134 and longitude -91.7538 in Fillmore County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rushford (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Fillmore County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 728 feet.

The City of Rushford (GNIS ID: 2396449) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rushford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rushford: City of Rushford.

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Rushford, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,810
Population in Households 1,753
Population in Familes 1,450
Population in Group Qrtrs 57
Population Density1 1,057
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 741
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 507
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 804 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 571 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $142,018
Average Home Value $170,534


Median Household Income $53,346
Average Household Income $64,313
Per Capita Income $26,401
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.72% 0.65%
Households 0.78% 0.69%
Families 1.71% 0.62%
Median Household Income   0.06%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Rushford, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rushford to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 271 70th
Population Density1 # 257 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 845 7th
Median Household Income # 439 52nd
Per Capita Income # 542 40th

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