Rush, Colorado

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Rush, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Looking west down Highway 94, Pikes Peak is in the distance.
Looking west down Highway 94, Pikes Peak is in the distance.
Rush, Colorado is located in Colorado
Rush, Colorado
Location in El Paso County and the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 38°50′45″N 104°5′32″W / 38.84583°N 104.09222°W / 38.84583; -104.09222Coordinates: 38°50′45″N 104°5′32″W / 38.84583°N 104.09222°W / 38.84583; -104.09222
Country  United States
State  State of Colorado
County El Paso County[1]
Elevation[1] 6,017 ft (1,834 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 80833[2]
Area code(s) 719
GNIS feature ID 0193570

Rush is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. The Rush Post Office has the ZIP Code 80833. [2]

Named for Christopher Rush, a homesteader from Missouri who settled there in 1907.[3]

Geography[edit]

Rush is located at 38°50′45″N 104°05′32″W / 38.84583°N 104.09222°W / 38.84583; -104.09222 (38.845858,-104.092197), east of Yoder along State Highway 94 about 2 miles (3 km) west of the El Paso, Lincoln County line.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b "ZIP Code Lookup" (JavaScript/HTML). United States Postal Service. January 2, 2007. Retrieved January 2, 2007. 
  3. ^ Bright, William (2004). Colorado Place Names. Johnson Books.