Rush, Colorado

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Rush, Colorado
Looking west down Highway 94, Pikes Peak is in the distance
Looking west down Highway 94, Pikes Peak is in the distance
Rush is located in Colorado
Rush
Rush
Location in El Paso County and the state of Colorado
Rush is located in the United States
Rush
Rush
Rush (the United States)
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
CountyEl Paso County[1]
Elevation6,017 ft (1,834 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
80833[2]
Area code719
GNIS feature ID0193570

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]

Education[edit]

Miami-Yoder School District 60JT serves Rush.

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. ISBN 9781555663339.