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Welcome to Sunrise ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sunrise has a population of 95,283 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sunrise.
Sunrise is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Sunrise lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Sunrise: (954) & (754)<4>
The ZIP code for Sunrise: 33351<5>
Websites for Sunrise ...
Official Website: www.ci.sunrise.fl.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sunrise had an population of 95,283 people. This is an increase of 12.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.08% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sunrise had a population of 84,439 people. This makes Sunrise the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Sunrise represents 0.45% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 84,439 people, the population of Sunrise decreased 1.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 85,779 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sunrise.
Communities Also Named Sunrise ...
While we believe that this Sunrise is located in Broward County, we know of another 2 Florida communities named Sunrise. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hillsborough and Sarasota County.
Beyond Florida, there are 41 communities that are also named Sunrise - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (4), Texas (4), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sunrise.
Communities near Sunrise ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sunrise.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sunrise. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sunrise.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sunrise. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Sunrise.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sunrise. See our Newspapers Page for Sunrise.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunrise ...
Looking for more information about Sunrise? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Sunrise, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sunrise.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sunrise: www.ci.sunrise.fl.us/
The official website for Broward County: www.broward.org/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022