|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rising Sun is 2,744. Rising Sun, Maryland is the 6,542nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rising Sun was in 2010, when its population was 2,781. In 2010, Rising Sun was the 6,383rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,542nd largest city in the US. Rising Sun is currently 1.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Rising Sun has grown 56.4% since the 2000. Rising Sun, Maryland is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|7402||Mountain Lake Park||2,118||-5.5%|
|6536||New Richmond, Ohio||2,748||23.5%|
|6538||Friday Harbor, Washington||2,747||36.2%|
|6540||Springdale, South Carolina||2,746||3.7%|
|6542||Rising Sun, Maryland||2,744||56.4%|
|6543||Swedesboro, New Jersey||2,744||33.5%|
|6545||North Kingsville, Ohio||2,743||3.2%|
|6546||Pleasant Valley, Missouri||2,743||-17.1%|
The total voting age population of Rising Sun, Maryland, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,877. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.2% of the residents of Rising Sun are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rising Sun are 92.3% White, 3.0% Other, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.4% Black and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 3.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rising Sun, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.4%. On a per-household basis, 5.1% of families are below the poverty line in Rising Sun.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.1% of Rising Sun residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Rising Sun residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rising Sun residents aged 5 and older, 4.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rising Sun is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rising Sun, 17.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rising Sun is $67,548.
In Rising Sun, 56.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.9% of housing units in Rising Sun.
Of all the housing units in Rising Sun, 17.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Rising Sun, 30.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 320 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rising Sun is $1,003.
In Rising Sun, 81.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.