The population of Rising Star is much less affluent than average compared to others in Texas with a median income of $27,048 per household. It's also considered a much less expensive city in terms of affordability with a cost of living adjustment score of 75.1. Rising Star is made up of homes that are considered older than most with a median of 57 years. The best school in the city is Rising Star Elementary School.
The median value of homes in Rising Star is $36,600, making it one of the lower priced areas in Texas. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $61,973.
A two-bedroom detached home valued around $28,225 is considered a typical dwelling in Rising Star. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $5,645 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $119 and the property tax rate is $12.39 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.