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Demographics

People

Total Population2,813
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens10.3%
Employed Population 16+1,161
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married54.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.9%
Median Earnings25+$43,438
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,406

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,804
% Above Poverty Level85.7%
% Below Poverty Level14.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.2%
Median Gross Rent$876
Median House Value$210,300

Ancestry

Irish20.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
Italian11.3%
English10.2%
Polish3.6%
Swedish2.6%
French Except Basque1.7%
Scottish1.5%
Dutch1%
Hungarian0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Lithuanian0.6%
Greek0.4%
Czech0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Russian0.2%
German0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Rising Sun Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cecil County
Standard Zip Codes21911
Phone Area Codes410
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.69
Approximate Longitude-76.06

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)

StationCONOWINGO DAM
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 40 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 67 F
Annual Precip48 inches
StationOCTORARO LAKE
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp20 to 40 F
Apr Temp37 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip45.4 inches
StationABERDEEN PHILLIPS FIELD
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp26 to 41 F
Apr Temp44 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Charlestown1,248$89,063
Elkton15,687$59,665
Havre de Grace13,505$93,047
North East3,626$81,554
Perryville4,397$86,789
Port Deposit639$64,821

Rising Sun Public Schools

Calvert Elementary
79 Brick Meetinghouse Rd
ZIP: 21911
(410) 658-5335
Primary
Total Enrollment 483
Rising Sun Elementary
500 Hopewell Rd
ZIP: 21911
(410) 658-5925
Primary
Total Enrollment 690
Rising Sun Middle School
289 Pearl Street
ZIP: 21911
(410) 658-5535
Middle
Total Enrollment 677
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