The City of Rising Sun had a population of 2,271 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rising Sun: Risingsun.
|Population in Households||2,230|
|Population in Familes||1,717|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||41|
|Median Household Income||$43,962|
|Average Household Income||$58,203|
|Per Capita Income||$25,362|
|Total Housing Units||1,123 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||671 (59.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||312 (27.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||140 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,614|
|Average Home Value||$154,545|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.92%|
|Per Capita Income||3.8%|
The table below compares Rising Sun to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 202||70th|
|Population Density||# 258||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 371||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 515||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 318||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.