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Rush County, Kansas

PO Box 220
La Crosse, KS 67548
Phone: (785) 222-2731
Fax: (785) 222-3559
www.rushcounty.org

In central KS, south of Hays; established Feb 26, 1867 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Capt. Alexander Rush (?-1864), killed in action at Jenkins Ferry, AR

Area (sq mi):: 718.42 (land 718.21; water 0.21) Population per square mile: 4.70
Population 2005: 3,406 State rank: 81 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 -7.60% Population 2000: 3,551 (White 97.70%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 44.60
Income 2000: per capita $18,033; median household $31,268; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,933-$23,787
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 18.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Rush County, Indiana

101 E 2nd St County Courthouse
Rushville, IN 46173
Phone: (765) 932-2077
Fax: (765) 938-1163
www.rushcounty.in.gov

In east-central IN, southeast of Indianapolis; established Dec 31, 1821 from Franklin County. Name Origin: For Benjamin Rush (1745-1813), surgeon general in the Continental Army and a signer of the Declaration of Independence

Area (sq mi):: 408.62 (land 408.28; water 0.34) Population per square mile: 43.70
Population 2005: 17,823 State rank: 76 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 0.70% Population 2000: 18,261 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,997; median household $38,152; Population below poverty level: 7.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,868-$26,374
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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It's great to see a leading tech company like Yahoo working to expand the use of renewable energy, and its involvement in this project will enable us to generate both local jobs as well as financial upside for members of the Rush County community," said Jacob Susman, Founder and CEO of OwnEnergy.
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Joyce Darnell, MA, RN, FNp, Rushville, Past ISNA President, also received the "The Tony and Mary Hulman Health Achievement Award" in the field of Preventive Medicine and Public Health for her excellence in leadership and quality service to the Rush County Schools and the community.
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And Doug Wereb, an adjunct faculty member at Butler and Cowley County community colleges, says Rush County farmer Craig Rixon found fragments of the Russian rocket.
Driver was in court in this Sierra Nevada Gold Rush county 150 miles west of San Francisco a preliminary hearing on charges of molesting four boys.
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