Rush Springs, OK Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,278. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,324 (+3.6% change)
Males: 613 (48.0%), Females: 665 (52.0%)

Grady County

Zip code: 73082

Median resident age: 35.7 years
Median household income: $21,078 (year 2000)
Median house value: $34,600 (year 2000)

Races in Rush Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.0%)
  • American Indian (10.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Other race (1.2%)

Ancestries: United States (17.1%), Irish (14.3%), German (12.7%), English (3.8%), Dutch (3.1%), French (2.7%).

Elevation: 1350 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rush Springs

  • High school or higher: 68.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rush Springs town

  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

1.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+2.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rush Springs:

  • GRADY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • DUNCAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL, INC (about 20 miles; DUNCAN, OK)
  • ANADARKO MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; ANADARKO, OK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rush Springs:

  • HENRY POST AAF (about 33 miles; FORT SILL, OK; ID: FSI)
  • LAWTON-FORT SILL REGIONAL (about 35 miles; LAWTON, OK; ID: LAW)
  • WILL ROGERS WORLD (about 49 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; ID: OKC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rush Springs:

  • CHICKASHA MUNI (about 21 miles; CHICKASHA, OK; ID: CHK)
  • HALLIBURTON FIELD (about 22 miles; DUNCAN, OK; ID: DUC)
  • LINDSAY MUNI (about 27 miles; LINDSAY, OK; ID: 1K2)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rush Springs:

  • CAMERON UNIVERSITY (about 37 miles; LAWTON, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,529)
  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA NORMAN CAMPUS (about 46 miles; NORMAN, OK; FT enrollment: 20,154)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 50 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 5,220)
  • SOUTHERN NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (about 55 miles; BETHANY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,002)
  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY-OKLAHOMA CITY (about 56 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,164)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 3,234)
  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 57 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,447)

Schools

Public high school in Rush Springs:

  • RUSH SPRINGS HS (Students: 175; Location: 601 W. BLAKELY; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rush Springs:

  • RUSH SPRINGS ES (Students: 279; Location: 601 W. BLAKELY; Grades: PK – 05)
  • RUSH SPRINGS MS (Students: 129; Location: 601 W BLAKLEY; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Rush Springs:

  • RUSH SPRINGS GLOVER SPENCER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,281; Location: 6TH & BLAKELY; 10,628 books; 91 audio materials; 920 video materials)