Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,799
Nationwide Rank 6426

Quick Facts

Rising Sun, Maryland is the 6,426th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Rising Sun, Maryland is a town.

Rising Sun, Maryland is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Rising Sun had its largest population ever.

Rising Sun, Maryland is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 93% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6416 Mount Morris, New York 2,812 -9.2%
6417 Mount Morris, Illinois 2,808 -7.6%
6418 South Padre Island, Texas 2,808 14.7%
6419 Amery, Wisconsin 2,807 -1.1%
6420 La Villa, Texas 2,807 112.1%
6421 Flemingsburg, Kentucky 2,806 8.0%
6422 Chatfield, Minnesota 2,805 16.1%
6423 Oconto Falls, Wisconsin 2,804 -2.0%
6424 Lindsay, Oklahoma 2,802 -3.0%
6425 North Kingsville, Ohio 2,800 5.3%
6426 Rising Sun, Maryland 2,799 59.5%
6427 Bethel, Ohio 2,798 5.9%
6428 Savanna, Illinois 2,798 -20.9%
6429 Abbeville, Georgia 2,797 21.8%
6430 Almont, Michigan 2,797 -0.5%
6431 Madison, Florida 2,797 -8.8%
6432 Hortonville, Wisconsin 2,794 16.9%
6433 Ford City, Pennsylvania 2,793 -19.1%
6434 Tusculum, Tennessee 2,789 37.7%
6435 Voorheesville, New York 2,788 0.2%
6436 Onawa, Iowa 2,787 -10.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4579 Fruitland 5,289 39.8%
4603 Poolesville 5,242 1.2%
4702 Chestertown 5,054 6.1%
4838 Manchester 4,853 48.4%
4851 Berlin 4,818 34.0%
4855 Centreville 4,809 142.2%
4871 Seat Pleasant 4,776 -2.3%
4926 Middletown 4,688 75.3%
5012 Capitol Heights 4,524 9.8%
5031 Denton 4,493 45.5%
5082 Perryville 4,421 20.1%
5349 Pocomoke City 4,042 -1.6%
5412 Sykesville 3,957 -5.9%
5524 Indian Head 3,807 11.1%
5561 Leonardtown 3,759 97.7%
5643 North East 3,632 30.8%
5696 Boonsboro 3,579 26.9%
5743 Princess Anne 3,523 50.9%
5774 Brentwood 3,478 22.2%
5968 Berwyn Heights 3,261 10.2%
5996 Delmar 3,231 70.9%
6104 Emmitsburg 3,137 39.7%
6243 Chevy Chase 2,992 9.4%
6272 Smithsburg 2,968 35.4%
6426 Rising Sun 2,799 59.5%
6615 Federalsburg 2,661 1.8%
6638 University Park 2,641 13.8%
6708 Crisfield 2,571 -5.8%
6709 Forest Heights 2,571 -0.6%
6983 Kensington 2,374 28.4%
7394 Williamsport 2,106 12.9%
7451 Mountain Lake Park 2,083 -7.0%
7496 Chevy Chase Village 2,060 0.5%
7536 Snow Hill 2,038 -16.4%
7560 North Beach 2,027 15.1%
7569 Hurlock 2,023 8.3%
7834 Greensboro 1,878 14.7%
7957 Oakland 1,825 -15.5%
8017 Myersville 1,799 27.9%
8133 Westernport 1,746 -16.8%
8346 Ridgely 1,650 20.5%
8349 Landover Hills 1,648 7.3%
8597 Hancock 1,541 -11.5%
8638 Fairmount Heights 1,524 0.9%
8724 Edmonston 1,491 11.3%
8795 Pittsville 1,465 23.7%
8806 Colmar Manor 1,461 16.0%
8956 New Windsor 1,404 7.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,799 6,426
2017 2,800 6,421
2016 2,799 6,430
2015 2,859 6,349
2014 2,877 6,314
2013 2,878 6,307
2012 2,870 6,297
2011 2,868 6,301
2010 2,781 6,383
2009 1,818 7,848
2008 1,810 7,856
2007 1,807 7,845
2006 1,798 7,853
2005 1,776 7,881
2004 1,767 7,908
2003 1,764 7,903
2002 1,759 7,903
2001 1,760 7,890
2000 1,754 7,906
1990 1,313 8,579