The City of Rising Sun had a population of 2,327 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Rising Sun is located at latitude 38.9537 and longitude -84.8533 in Ohio County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rising Sun (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Ohio County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 502 feet.
The City of Rising Sun (GNIS ID: 2396381) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rising Sun population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rising Sun: Risingsun.
|Population in Households||2,286|
|Population in Familes||1,778|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||41|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,156 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||605 (52.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||406 (35.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||145 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,162|
|Average Home Value||$144,421|
|Median Household Income||$38,788|
|Average Household Income||$51,227|
|Per Capita Income||$22,481|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Rising Sun to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 201||71st|
|Population Density1||# 248||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 410||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 556||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 373||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.