Rush, New York

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Population in 2010: 3,478. Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 1,765  (50.7%)
Females: 1,713  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  47.5 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14543.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $82,097 (it was $67,632 in 2000)
Rush:

$82,097
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $37,233 (it was $27,174 in 2000)

Rush town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $201,826 (it was $138,500 in 2000)
Rush:

$201,826
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,216; Detached houses: $171,703; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,095; In 2-unit structures: $160,853; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $265,942; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $157,326; Mobile homes: $24,452
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  • Races in Rush, NY (2010)

    Rush races chart
    • 3,27494.1%White alone
    • 912.6%Black alone
    • 481.4%Hispanic
    • 361.0%Asian alone
    • 220.6%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

Races in Rush detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rush: 100.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.8%), Irish (23.0%), English (17.0%), Italian (11.2%), Polish (7.2%), United States (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 30.5 square miles.

Population density: 114 people per square mile   (very low).

Rush,NY real estate house value index trend

Rush, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Rush:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rush town:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 65.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

153 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.2% North America, 0.9% Asia).

This town:

4.2%
New York:

20.4%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Rush, New York as of October 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Rush to the number of sex offenders is 3,478 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Rush town:  2.4% ($3,371)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Rush satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (13.0 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (244.3 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Honeoye Falls, NY (2.1 miles ), Scottsville, NY (2.2 miles ), East Avon, NY (2.3 miles ), Mendon, NY (2.4 miles ), Lima, NY (2.5 miles ), Henrietta, NY (2.5 miles ), Avon, NY (2.5 miles ), Wheatland, NY (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $23,000
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $175,300
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $193,600
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $197,700
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $276,400
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $388,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $263,300
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $240,300
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $289,300
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $220,800
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $225,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 77.67 W

Area code: 585

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Machinery (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Rush: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rush, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rush-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 49.8 miles away from the Rush town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the town center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rush-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 180.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 173.6 miles away from Rush center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 223.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 202.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 202.0 miles away from Rush center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 175.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rush topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rush:

  • MARY CARIOLA CHILDREN'S CENTER, INC (549 RUSH SCOTTSVILLE RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rush:

  • AVON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AVON, NY)
  • OLSTEN HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • STRONG HEALTH DIALYSIS-BRIGHTON (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • THE HURLBUT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • LIFETIME CARE CHHA (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • FMS-MONROE COMMUNITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)

airports located in Rush:

Amtrak station near Rush:

  • 13 miles: ROCHESTER (320 CENTRAL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Rush:

  • 13 miles: R.E. Ginna in Rochester, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rush:

  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 8 miles; Rochester, NY; Full-time enrollment: 14,177)
  • Monroe Community College (about 9 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • University of Rochester (about 11 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 10,201)
  • Nazareth College (about 12 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)
  • Saint John Fisher College (about 13 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 3,373)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 16 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • SUNY College at Brockport (about 22 miles; Brockport, NY; FT enrollment: 7,398)

Public high school in Rush:

  • INDUSTRY LIMITED SECURE SCHOOL (Location: 375 RUSH SCOTSVILLE RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Rush:

See full list of schools located in Rush

Library in Rush:

  • RUSH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $162,993; Location: 5977 EAST HENRIETTA ROAD; 18,958 books; 1,250 audio materials; 1,422 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 83 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rush: Industry (A), Thunder Ridge Country Club (B), Wildwood Country Club (C), Winmark Office Park (D), Southern Meadows Executive Golf Course (E), Rush Mendon Senior Center (F), Rush Public Library (G), New York Museum of Transportation (H), Rochester and Genesee Valley Railroad Museum (I), Rush Fire Department (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Rush Cemetery (1), Webster Cemetery (2), Piney Hill Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Rush Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Honeoye Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.9. This is better than average.

City:

55.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.195. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.195
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 8.16. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.963. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.963
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.5%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.4%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Rush in 2010:

  • 95 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Rush in 2000:

  • 150 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 106 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
New York average:

14.2

Rush travel time to work - commute Rush mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rush town (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic191,11265
Evangelical Protestant60,385240
Mainline Protestant53,463151
Other28,55074
Black Protestant9,45930
Orthodox2,03811
None399,337-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 175
Monroe County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 70
Monroe County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 170
Monroe County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 552
Here:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

26.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
State:

15.6%

3.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.32%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($578 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, NY  0.26% ($37,263 average AGI)
from Ontario County, NY  0.21% ($42,240)
from Erie County, NY  0.17% ($37,071)


3.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
New York average:

5.46%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($641 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, NY  0.24% ($42,810 average AGI)
to Ontario County, NY  0.23% ($60,528)
to Erie County, NY  0.17% ($32,012)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rush:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WLGZ (990 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WROC (950 AM; 1 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rush:

  • WRMM-FM (101.3 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDKX (103.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • WBZA (98.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCMF-FM (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXXI-FM (91.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • W238AB (95.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZNE (94.1 FM; BRIGHTON, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZXV (99.7 FM; PALMYRA, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WPXY-FM (97.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVOR-FM (100.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDCZ-FM (102.7 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBER (90.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE B.O.C.E.S. #1)
  • WRUR-FM (88.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER B/CAST CORP.)
  • WBEE-FM (92.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WBBF-FM (93.3 FM; FAIRPORT, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WMJQ (105.5 FM; BROCKPORT, NY; Owner: CANANDAIGUA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rush:

  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WBXO-LP (Channel 15; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • WUHF (Channel 31; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WUHF LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOKR (Channel 13; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WBGT-LP (Channel 40; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WBGT, LLC)
  • WHEC-TV (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WHEC-TV, LLC)
  • W42CO (Channel 42; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WROC-TV (Channel 8; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ROCHESTER, LLC)
  • WXXI-TV (Channel 21; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • W26BZ (Channel 26; VICTOR, NY; Owner: WBGT, LLC)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAWW-LP (Channel 38; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WROH-LP (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Rush fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rush fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 135m443ftTotal length
  • $58,412,000Total costs
  • 219,584Total average daily traffic
  • 16,352Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 61970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rush, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • RICHARD J VERDOUW, Rush Range (Lat: 42.971889 Lon: -77.658111), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 5856214599, Gary@4fcchelp.Com, 607 EL MAR DRIVE
  • RICHARD J VERDOUW, Rush Range (Lat: 42.971889 Lon: -77.658111), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 5854285146, Rverdouw@monroecounty.Gov, 1530 HIGHLAND AVENUE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • RUSH FD, 1971 Rush-Mendon Road (Lat: 42.995611 Lon: -77.643889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPGD595
    Assigned Frequencies: 818.887 MHz, 818.962 MHz, 819.137 MHz, 819.362 MHz, 819.287 MHz, 819.387 MHz, 819.537 MHz, 818.987 MHz, 819.087 MHz, 819.487 MHzGrant Date: 12/31/2014, Expiration Date: 02/03/2025Registrant: Monroe County Public Safety Communications, 1530 Highland Ave, Rochester, NY 14618, Phone: (585) 428-5146, Fax: (585) 473-7807, Email:
  • 1971 Rush Mendon Rd (Lat: 42.995611 Lon: -77.643889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: KEH984
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.002 MHz, 154.175 MHz, 155.317 MHz, 154.250 MHz, 155.392 MHz, 154.310 MHz, 154.385 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2013, Expiration Date: 10/13/2023Registrant: United States Licensing, 607 El Mar Drive, Rochester, NY 14616-1035, Phone: (585) 621-4599, Fax: (585) 621-4599, Email:
  • 1707 Rush Henrietta Town Line Rd (Lat: 43.016722 Lon: -77.649722), Call Sign: KEF910
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.410 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 01/15/2022Registrant: United States Licensing, 607 El Mar Drive, Rochester, NY 14616-1035, Phone: (585) 621-4599, Fax: (585) 621-4599, Email:
  • 6685 West Henrietta Rd. (Lat: 43.021889 Lon: -77.670167), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPLD622, Licensee ID: L00001988
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.7600 MHz, 48.1400 MHz, 48.7800 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2012, Expiration Date: 03/18/2022, Certifier: John A RimlingerRegistrant: National Fuel Gas Distribution Corp, 365 Mineral Springs Rd, Buffalo, NY 14210, Phone: (716) 827-2557, Fax: (716) 827-2317, Email:
  • RUSH FD, 1971 Rush-Mendon Road (Lat: 42.995611 Lon: -77.643889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQPS923
    Assigned Frequencies: 806.062 MHz, 806.512 MHz, 806.587 MHz, 806.662 MHz, 806.962 MHz, 807.112 MHz, 807.412 MHz, 807.562 MHz, 807.862 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2011, Expiration Date: 02/03/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2014, Certifier: Garrie C LoseeRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, 1707 Rush Henrietta Townline R D (Lat: 43.016722 Lon: -77.641389), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WNTQ884
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.950 MHzGrant Date: 12/14/2007, Expiration Date: 02/16/2018Registrant: City Of Rochester, 7412 Rix Hill Road, Hemlock, NY 14466, Phone: (585) 428-7894, Fax: (585) 367-3755, Email:
  • 5509 E Henrietta Rd Leary Elementary School (Lat: 43.010611 Lon: -77.641389), Overall height: 27.7 m, Call Sign: WPJD945
    Assigned Frequencies: 18777.5 MHzGrant Date: 04/24/1996, Expiration Date: 04/24/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2001Registrant: Phone: (716) 822-3692
  • RUSH, Rush Range (Lat: 42.971889 Lon: -77.658111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Call Sign: WQJK401
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2008, Expiration Date: 10/09/2018, Certifier: Richard J VerdouwRegistrant: United States Licensing, 607 El Mar Drive, Rochester, NY 14616-1035, Phone: (585) 490-1658, Fax: (574) 389-3119, Email:
  • Monroe77, Lat: 43.040639 Lon: -77.647389, Type: Pole, Structure height: 22.7 m, Overall height: 25.8 m, Call Sign: WQSG754
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Scott MahoneyRegistrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:
  • MIDL, Lat: 43.036222 Lon: -77.640111, Type: Pole, Structure height: 21.2 m, Overall height: 23.6 m, Call Sign: WQSG754
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Scott MahoneyRegistrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rush)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING HO-360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8096P , Serial Number: 24-3345, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Austin W Price, 7350 East River Rd, Rush, NY 14543

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rush and their reported violations in the past:

ROCHESTER BROOKS GUN CLUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rush that have no violations reported:

  • NEW YORK MUSEUM OF TRANSPORTATION (Population served: 1,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Rush

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rush, NY
Most common first names in Rush, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2476.3 years
George1376.0 years
Mary1383.4 years
Charles1273.8 years
Robert1177.5 years
William1075.5 years
Joseph979.9 years
Raymond977.3 years
Richard969.1 years
Harold877.4 years
Most common last names in Rush, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller982.8 years
Smith776.3 years
Dell683.0 years
Marlowe676.7 years
Hoh574.0 years
Starkweather582.5 years
Krenzer475.7 years
Bushman481.2 years
Bock473.5 years
Behnk480.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (6%)

Businesses in Rush, NY

  • FedEx: 1

Rush compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Rush on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children (population 1,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in training schools for juvenile delinquents (population 1,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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