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Rusholme, Manchester

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Rusholme, Manchester

Rusholme is now a suburban locality in Manchester, England, about two miles south of the city centre. It has a large student population, with several student halls and many students renting privately. Most of the housing consists of terraced houses, around 70–100 years old, with larger houses located towards the Victoria Park district. Wilmslow Road is the major thoroughfare through the area.
Administrative CountyManchester
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ8695
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0161

Rusholme, Manchester in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rusholme, town and township, Manchester par., SE. Lancashire, on S. side and within the parl. limits of Manchester - township, 974 ac., pop. 9227; town (including also parts of Moss Side and Withington townships), 1153 ac., pop. 11,238.

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