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Rushford Village
Motto(s): 
33 square miles strong
Location of Rushford Village, Minnesota
Location of Rushford Village, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Fillmore
Area
 • Total 33.73 sq mi (87.35 km2)
 • Land 33.51 sq mi (86.78 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)
Elevation
741 ft (226 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 807
 • Estimate 
(2019)
836
 • Density 24.95/sq mi (9.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 27-56302
GNIS feature ID 0650418

Rushford Village is a city in Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 1,806 in 2020. It surrounds the city of Rushford.

History

Rushford Village was once called Rushford Township. As a township, it was organized in 1858, and named after Rush Creek.

Geography

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.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 1,064
1910 686 −35.5%
1920 663 −3.4%
1930 633 −4.5%
1940 634 0.2%
1950 612 −3.5%
1960 581 −5.1%
1970 601 3.4%
1980 688 14.5%
1990 705 2.5%
2000 714 1.3%
2010 807 13.0%
2019 (est.) 836 3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 807 people, 305 households, and 250 families living 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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