Rising Sun, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 735 housing units in Rising Sun. This represents a 39.2% growth from 528 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 721 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 14 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rising Sun is about 55.8%. Rising Sun's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rising Sun were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom15.40%
Two Bedrooms21%
Three Bedrooms47.80%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$117,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$475

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.80%
Home Equity Loan12.40%
Simple Mortgage52.90%
Debt Free25.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.7%