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People

Total Population 2,456
Male Share of the Population 49.9%
Female Share of the Population 50.1%
Senior Citizens 22.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,046
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 42.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.4%
Median Earnings25+ $30,518
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $30,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,298

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,435
% Above Poverty Level 87.7%
% Below Poverty Level 12.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.7%
Median Gross Rent $670
Median House Value $102,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.5%
US/American 0%
English 8%
Irish 14%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rising Sun Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 25 miles SW of Cincinnati, Ohio
County Ohio
Standard Zip Codes 47040
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.949
Longitude -84.853

Rising Sun Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CINCINNATI COVINGTON AP
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42.6 inches
Station VEVAY
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 40 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45 inches
Station MILAN 5 NE
Distance 18.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Aurora 3,744 $48,250
Dillsboro 1,634 $57,679
Greendale 4,554 $75,956
Lawrenceburg 4,996 $45,321
Milan 2,088 $63,795
Patriot 339 $41,364

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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RISING SUN HIGH SCHOOL
120 HENRIETTA ST
812-438-2652
Serves 315 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.5

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