Rising Sun Carroll County, Maryland

Rising Sun: Town of the United States

About

Rising Sun is a town located in the county of Carroll in the U.S. state of Maryland. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,781 and a population density of 675 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,784 inhabitants.

Rising Sun Quick Facts

Population : 2,784 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maryland (United States)
County : Carroll County
Postal code : 21911
Phone Area Codes : 410
Area : 4.12 km2
Altitude : 390 feet / 119 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:48:25 (4th December 2021)
Density : 676 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.11% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Rising Sun is located at 39°40'38"N 77°12'14"W (39.6773200, -77.2038700).

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Demographics

The population of Rising Sun increased by 0.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,781 - census
2011 2,804 0.82% estimation process
2012 2,811 0.25% estimation process
2013 2,817 0.21% estimation process
2014 2,810 -0.25% estimation process
2015 2,798 -0.43% estimation process
2016 2,793 -0.18% estimation process
2017 2,784 -0.32% estimation process
2018 2,785 0.04% estimation process
2019 2,781 -0.14% estimation process
2020 2,784 0.11% estimation process

Rising Sun zip code is 21911. County name: Cecil, County fips: 24015

Local Places in Rising Sun

Schools in Rising Sun

College & universities near Rising Sun, MD

Code Name City ZIP
163462 Mount St. Mary's University Emmitsburg (MD) 21727-7799

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rising Sun, MD

Code Name Address Type
FRR Frederick Airport, MD 1341 Hughes Ford Road BUS
FRC Frederick, MD 100 South East Street RAIL
HAG Hagerstown, MD 123 West Franklin Street BUS
HFY Harpers Ferry Potomac St. & Shenandoah St. RAIL
BAL Pennsylvania Station 1515 North Charles Street RAIL

Post offices near Rising Sun

Post Office Name City ZIP
Taneytown Post Office Taneytown (MD) 21787

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Carroll County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Carroll County , MD.

City Name Population Title
Eldersburg 30,531 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Westminster 18,712 City in northern Maryland, United States
Mount Airy 9,502 City in Surry County, North Carolina, United States
Taneytown 6,846 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Hampstead 6,426 Town in Carroll County in the U.
Manchester 4,876 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Sykesville 3,973 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States
New Windsor 1,404 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Union Bridge 963 Town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rising Sun distances to largest Maryland cities