Risingsun, Ohio

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Risingsun, Ohio

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Comparative Profile of Risingsun, Ohio

Comparing Risingsun to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Ohio (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 9 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 8
Well-Paid Single Women 7 4
Well-Paid Single Men 5 3
Racial Diversity 4 4
Age of the Population 3 3
Male Share of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 9
Portion of People Married 7 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 6
People in Middle Class or Better 7 6
Median Family Income 5 3
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 4
Working at Home 2 2
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 8
Affordability of Rents 4 6
People Living Alone 4 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
Housing Recently Built 1 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Risingsun Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 28 miles S of Toledo, Ohio
County Wood
Metro Area Toledo
Standard Zip Codes 43457
Phone Area Codes 419
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.269
Longitude -83.425

Risingsun Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.1 inches
Station TIFFIN
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 33 F
Apr Temp 40 to 59 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 44 to 64 F
Annual Precip 33.7 inches
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Risingsun Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 620 100%
Male 285 46%
Female 335 54%
Under 18 191 30.8%
18+ 429 69.2%
65+ 65 10.5%
Median Age 34.5
Average Family Size 3.1
White 604 97.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.5%
Other 7 1.1%
Mixed Race 5 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 14 2.3%

Estimated Risingsun Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 607
Growth -13
Growth % -2.1%

Risingsun Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 43.5%
US/American 26.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.8%
French (except Basque) 6.6%
English 5.1%
Irish 4.1%
Polish 2.4%
Pennsylvania German 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Swiss 0.6%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Swedish 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Risingsun, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Rising Sun (43457)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Risingsun 620 $40,417
Bradner 1,171 $40,350
Burgoon 199 $58,125
Fostoria 13,931 $38,427
Gibsonburg 2,506 $49,044
Helena 236 $35,938
Jerry City 453 $46,667
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