Rush, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 3,603. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,493 (-3.1% change)
Males: 1,962 (54.5%), Females: 1,641 (45.5%)

Monroe County

Zip code: 14543

Median resident age: 39.4 years
Median household income: $67,632 (year 2000)
Median house value: $135,400 (year 2000)

Races in Rush:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.3%)
  • Black (4.9%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (35.8%), Irish (23.0%), English (17.0%), Italian (11.2%), Polish (7.2%), United States (4.8%).

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rush

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 44.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rush town

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 65.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

4.2% Foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.2% North America, 0.9% Asia).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rush:

  • HIGHLAND HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • MONROE COM HOSP (about 10 miles; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • ROCHESTER PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (about 10 miles; ROCHESTER, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rush:

  • GREATER ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL (about 9 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; ID: ROC)
  • BUFFALO NIAGARA INTL (about 75 miles; BUFFALO, NY; ID: BUF)
  • ELMIRA/CORNING REGIONAL (about 79 miles; ELMIRA/CORNING, NY; ID: ELM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rush:

  • HONEOYE FALLS (about 7 miles; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; ID: D70)
  • SPENCERPORT AIRPARK (about 17 miles; SPENCERPORT, NY; ID: D91)
  • GENESEO (about 20 miles; GENESEO, NY; ID: D52)
Amtrak station near Rush:

  • 12 miles: ROCHESTER (320 CENTRAL AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rush:

  • ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 7 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; Full-time enrollment: 11,426)
  • MONROE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 7 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER (about 10 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; FT enrollment: 7,207)
  • NAZARETH COLLEGE OF ROCHESTER (about 11 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; FT enrollment: 2,351)
  • SAINT JOHN FISHER COLLEGE (about 11 miles; ROCHESTER, NY; FT enrollment: 2,136)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT GENESEO (about 17 miles; GENESEO, NY; FT enrollment: 5,246)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT BROCKPORT (about 26 miles; BROCKPORT, NY; FT enrollment: 6,973)
Public primary/middle schools in Rush:

  • MONICA B. LEARY ES (Students: 494; Location: 5509 E HENRIETTA RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • INDUSTRY SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 375 RUSH SCTSVILLE RD; Grades: 07 – 11)
Private primary/middle school in Rush:

  • OATKA RES CTR (Students: 100; Location: RYDER HILL RD; Grades: 5 – 11; Boys only)

Libraries

Library in Rush:

  • RUSH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $99,506; Location: 5977 EAST HENRIETTA ROAD; 15,635 books; 620 audio materials; 572 video materials; 63 serial subscriptions)