Rising Sun is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,139 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rising Sun is the 195th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities, Rising Sun isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rising Sun are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rising Sun is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rising Sun who work in office and administrative support (14.03%), maintenance occupations (10.17%), and management occupations (9.64%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Rising Sun is worth considering.
Rising Sun is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Rising Sun are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.24% of adults in Rising Sun have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Rising Sun in 2018 was $24,701, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,804 for a family of four. However, Rising Sun contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rising Sun home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rising Sun residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rising Sun include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Rising Sun is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.