IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Risingsun, IA

Risingsun, IA is located in Polk County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Risingsun is about 38,433 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 203,433.

The Average Home Value is $113,800.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,681.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Risingsun is about .

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Polk County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.45% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.52%
Republican: 41.57%
Libertarian: 1.28%
Other: 0.44%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Urbandale, IA (4.25 mi.)
Clive, IA (4.64 mi.)
Windsor Hts, IA (4.64 mi.)
Altoona, IA (5.00 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 50317
Latitude : 41.605744
Longitude : -93.550022
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 916 ft.
Area Code(s) : 515

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.56
Male Population Estimate : 46.38%
Female Population Estimate : 47.83%
Median Age : 36.6
Male Median Age : 35.4
Female Median Age : 37.8

White Population Estimate : 82.68%
Black Population Estimate : 5.66%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.30%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Other Population Estimate : 4.20%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Risingsun specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Polk County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Polk County: About 392 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Polk County is about 1% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 27% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.