Zip Code 47040 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRising Sun
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ohio
Secondary County: Switzerland
Area Code812 / 930
Current Population:5480
Racial Majority:White 97.02%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$52184
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55550
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range509 - 814 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.91894700, -84.92721900

Zip Code 47040 Description

Zip Code 47040 is located in the state of Indiana in the Cincinnati metro area. Zip code 47040 is primarily located in Ohio County. Portions of 47040 are also located in Switzerland County. The official US Postal Service name for 47040 is RISING SUN, Indiana. Portions of zip code 47040 are contained within or border the city limits of Rising Sun, IN, . The area code for zip code 47040 is 812. 47040 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 47040 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 47040 increased to 5480 from 4755 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 47040 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 47040 public schools is White. 39% of students in 47040 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5176 97.02% 5321 -3%
 Black Or African American 112 2.1% 21 +433%
 Hispanic 19 0.36% 72 -74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.52% 30 -7%

Zip Code 47040 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.7%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 47040 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population54804755
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households2206
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52184
Income Under $50K Per Year47.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
47040 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Indiana District 6Greg PenceRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Indiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$121176
Average Real Estate Sale Price$194258
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 71d - Outer Bluegrass
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 47040 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21243241516065635644352643
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445566758387867968554465
Avg Precip (In.)3.072.894.084.064.764.414.043.812.992.983.553.4144.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN
CBSA Type47040
CBSA Population2180823
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours