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Rushford Village Minnesota Community Guide


Location:
Rushford Village Minnesota population sign Location of Rushford Village, Minnesota

Population: 
 Rushford Village (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2000-2010 Change
Actual Percent
Population 601 688 705 714 807 +93 +13.03
Land Area (sq. mile) 33.00 33.41 33.52 33.41 33.41 0 0.00
Density (persons per sq. mile) 18.21 20.59 21.03 21.37 24.15 +2.78 +13.03
Housing Units 196 236 237 279 325 +46 +16.49
Households -- 224 219 264 305 +41 +15.53
Persons Per Household -- 3.07 2.77 2.70 2.65 -0.05 -1.85

Geography:

Rushford Village is a city in Fillmore County Minnesota. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.64 square miles (87.13 km2), of which 33.42 square miles (86.56 km2) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2) is water.  The elevation is 741 ft (226 m) above sea level.

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Demographics:

As of the census of 2010, there were 807 people, 305 households, and 250 families residing in the city. The population density was 24.1 inhabitants per square mile (9.3/km2). There were 325 housing units at an average density of 9.7 per square mile (3.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.0% White, 0.1% African American, 0.1% Asian, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.

There were 305 households of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.1% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 18.0% were non-families. 14.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 2.91.

The median age in the city was 43.5 years. 23.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.1% were from 25 to 44; 30.7% were from 45 to 64; and 17.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.9% male and 50.1% female.

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History:  

RUSHFORD, settled in July 1853, organized May 11, 1858, was named on Christmas Day, 1854, by unanimous vote of the pioneer settlers, taking the name from Rush Creek here tributary to the Root River. The men and women so voting numbered nine, these being all the settlers at that date. "Rush creek was so called on account of the tall rushes that grew along its banks, where cattle and ponies could obtain a subsistence all winter." The city of Rushford, sections 11-14, founded in 1854, was named at the same time with the township. It was incorporated as a city on March 3, 1868, and often was called "the Trail City, on account of the intersection of several Indian foot paths." It has had a post office since 1856 and had a station of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad.

Courtesy Minnesota Historical Society


Government:
Rushford Village City Hall
43038 State Hwy 30
Rushford Village, MN 55971-5167
Phone: (507) 864-7974

Regular Business Hours: Monday and Friday 9:00am - Noon Tuesday 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm All other times by Appointment call 864-7974

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Title Term Ends Name and Address   Phone
Mayor 12/31/2020 Gordon Johnson
45739 N Money Creek
Rushford Village, MN 55971
Email (507) 429-9148
Clerk/Treasurer appointed Mary Miner
43038 State Hwy 30
Rushford Village, MN 55962
Email (507) 864-7974
Council Member 12/31/2022 Chad Rasmussen
30563 State Highway 43
Rushford Village, MN 55971
Email (507) 864-7436
Council Member 12/31/2022 Richard Smith
30390 Sherwood Street
Rushford Village, MN 55971
Email (507) 450-5650
Council Member 12/31/2020 Dennis Overland
30269 Main Street
Rushford Village, MN 55971
Email (507) 864-2757
Council Member 12/31/2020 Michael Ebner
32833 Rush Creek Road
Rushford Village, MN 55962
Email (507) 864-7206

Post Office:  
US Post Office
501 S Mill Street
Rushford, MN
55971-8841
Phone:
(507) 864-7169
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS

Regular Business Hours:
Week Days       9:00 am - 12:30 pm
                        1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday          10:00 am - 11:45 am

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US Post Office, Rushford Minnesota

Utilities:
Utility Type Utility Name Utility Phone
Electricity MiEnergy Cooperative (800) 432-2285
Natural Gas Peoples Natural Gas (800) 891-0890
Wastewater Rushford Village Municipal (507) 864-7974
Water Rushford Village Municipal (507) 864-7974
Telephone Acentek (507) 896-3192
Cable TV Acentek (507) 896-3192

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