Rising Sun is a city located in Cecil County Maryland. Rising Sun has a 2020 population of 2,769. Rising Sun is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -0.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,793 in 2010.
The average household income in Rising Sun is $75,736 with a poverty rate of 5.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,055 per month, and the median house value is $249,400. The median age in Rising Sun is 33.1 years, 32.9 years for males, and 33.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rising Sunwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
95.77% of Rising Sun residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.63% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Rising Sun is Hispanic, with 63.96% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Rising Sun is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.77%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Rising Sun
97.49% of Rising Sun residents were born in the United States, with 53.05% having been born in Maryland. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.