Rush County, IN has a population of 16,873 people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $46,380. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Rush County, IN declined from 16,991 to 16,873, a 0.69% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,121 to $46,380, a 2.79% increase.
The population of Rush County, IN is 96.3% White, 1.43% Hispanic, and 1.15% Black. 2.17% of the people in Rush County, IN speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rush County, IN are Indiana University-East, with 752 graduates, Earlham College, with 221 graduates, and PJ's College of Cosmetology-Richmond, with 22 graduates.
The median property value in Rush County, IN is $100,300, and the homeownership rate is 72%. Most people in Rush County, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Rush County, IN is 2 cars per household.
Rush County, IN is the 77th most populated county in Indiana and borders Decatur County, IN; Fayette County, IN; Franklin County, IN; Hancock County, IN; Henry County, IN; and Shelby County, IN& 1 more.