Rising Sun, Maryland Population 2022

2,769
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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.

Rising Sun Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rising Sunwas:

  • White: 91.00%
  • Two or more races: 5.73%
  • Other race: 2.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.72%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rising Sun, Maryland is 2,769 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,769.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,793.

Rising Sun, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,53991.00%
Black or African American200.72%
Some Other Race712.54%
Two or More Races1605.73%
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Rising Sun Population by Race

Rising Sun Population Pyramid 2022

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Rising Sun Median Age

33.3


Total

34.1


Male

32.2


Female

Rising Sun Adults

There are 1,900 adults, (292 of whom are seniors) in Rising Sun.

Rising Sun Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rising Sun Sex Ratio

Female

1,526

54.70%

Male

1,264

45.30%

Rising Sun Population by Age

Rising Sun Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rising Sun Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Female63.5%36.5%
All58.6%41.4%
Male30.6%69.4%
Non Family24.6%75.4%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rising Sun Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9822.8458.6
Married4493.4979.7
Male623.9730.6
Female2113.363.5
Non Family2601.0924.6

3.35

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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Rising Sun Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade311.88%
9th to 12th Grade895.41%
High School Graduate47729.00%
Some College55733.86%
Associates Degree1338.09%
Bachelors Degree23214.10%
Graduate Degree1267.66%
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Rising Sun Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rising Sun Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races777
White1,5701,490351
Black2016
Hispanic4812
Other Race36

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%.

Rising Sun Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,667$62,198$37,406
Less Than 9th Grade$$$18,250
High School Graduate$34,886$40,789$32,083
Some College$51,903$71,563$32,941
Bachelors Degree$75,179$81,000$55,568
Graduate Degree$64,028$125,781$63,333

$51,667

Average Earnings

$62,198

Average Male

$37,406

Average Female

Rising Sun Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rising Sun Language by Age

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Rising Sun Language

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.

Rising Sun Language

Rising Sun Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1117163.96%
Black201260.00%
White2,485612.45%
Other71NaN%

5.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.02%

Male Poverty Rate

6.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rising Sun

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%.

Rising Sun Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.33%
High School9.22%
Some College0.58%
Bachelors or Greater2.23%

Rising Sun Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.64%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rising Sun Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rising Sun Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,021$84,641
Families$96,932$95,854
Married Families$105,694-
Non Families$30,000$41,241
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Income by Household Type

Rising Sun Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rising Sun Married by Age and Sex

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Rising Sun Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Rising Sun Marital Status by Race

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Rising Sun Marital Status

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98

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War31
Vietnam32
Korea8
World War II

Rising Sun Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5431
55 to 648
65 to 7428
75+20

Rising Sun Veterans by Age

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Rising Sun Veterans by Race

Rising Sun Veterans by Education

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4.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rising Sun Veterans by Education

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70.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Rising Sun Employment by Age

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Rising Sun Employment by Race

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Rising Sun Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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53.05%

Born in Rising Sun

97.49%

Native Born

2.51%

Foreign Born

1.22%

Non Citizen

1.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Rising Sun Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,7930.00%
20112,804110.39%
20122,81170.25%
20132,81760.21%
20142,810-7-0.25%
20152,798-12-0.43%
20162,793-5-0.18%
20172,784-9-0.32%
20182,78510.04%
20192,781-4-0.14%
20202,777-4-0.14%
20212,773-4-0.14%
20222,769-4-0.14%

Rising Sun Population by Year