Rising Sun, IN 47040 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47040: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rising Sun, IN 47040

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ohio County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.95, Longitude -84.858
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 128
  • PO Box Addresses: 84
  • Residential Addresses: 2,205
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 152
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,053

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Rising Sun, IN 47040 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,899
Daytime Population: Workers 1,958
Daytime Population: Residents 3,113
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,071
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 5,847
Population in Familes 4,783
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density2 91
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $50,038
Average Household Income $63,514
Per Capita Income $25,361


Total Housing Units 2,671 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,658 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 682 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 331 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $146,452
Average Home Value $174,970


Total Households 2,340
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,594
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.24% 0.01%
Households 0.17% -0.04%
Families 0.0% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Rising Sun, IN 47040 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47040 to the other 785 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 277 65th
Population Density # 403 49th
Diversity Index # 503 36th
Median Household Income # 464 41st
Per Capita Income # 346 56th

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