Rising Sun Ohio County, Indiana

Rising Sun: County seat in Indiana

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Location of Rising Sun on Indiana map.

About

Rising Sun is a city located in the county of Ohio in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,304 and a population density of 551 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,131 inhabitants.

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Geography

Rising Sun is located at 38°56'58"N 84°51'14"W (38.9495000, -84.8538400).

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Rising Sun Quick Facts

Population : 2,131 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Ohio County
Postal code : 47040
Phone Area Codes : 812
Area : 4.18 km2
Altitude : 502 feet / 153 meters
Capital city : Rising Sun is capital of Ohio County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 16:01:40 (18th September 2021)
Density : 510 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.12% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rising Sun decreased by 8.12% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,304 - census
2011 2,265 -1.72% estimation process
2012 2,257 -0.35% estimation process
2013 2,225 -1.44% estimation process
2014 2,215 -0.45% estimation process
2015 2,182 -1.51% estimation process
2016 2,178 -0.18% estimation process
2017 2,155 -1.07% estimation process
2018 2,156 0.05% estimation process
2019 2,139 -0.79% estimation process
2020 2,131 -0.38% estimation process

Rising Sun zip code is 47040. County name: Ohio, County fips: 18115

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People born in Rising Sun (5)

People born in Rising Sun, including politician John D. Works, writer, musician and AIDS activist Michael Callen, judge George Eddy Downey, you can see a list of people who born in Rising Sun.

  • Thomas Victor Hall (American artist (1879-1965)) he was born in 30/05/1879
  • Laura Haefeli (American summer biathlete) she was born in 15/10/1967

Schools in Rising Sun

College & universities near Rising Sun, IN

Code Name City ZIP
157438 Gateway Community and Technical College Florence (KY) 41042

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rising Sun, IN

Code Name Address Type
CIN Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Ave. RAIL
CIG Cincinnati, OH 1005 Gilbert Avenue BUS
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
MAY Maysville West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St RAIL
LVL Louisville, Kentucky 720 West Muhammad Ali Blvd. BUS

Post offices near Rising Sun

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rising Sun Post Office Rising Sun (IN) 47040

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Ohio County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ohio County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Hartford 5,668 Township in Adams County, Indiana
Milton 820 Town in Indiana, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Rising Sun distances to largest Indiana cities