Latest Data (2017)
Population 7,482
Nationwide Rank 3749

Quick Facts

River Rouge, Michigan is the 3,749th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

River Rouge, Michigan is a city.

River Rouge, Michigan is currently 33.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

River Rouge, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

River Rouge, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3739 Park City, Illinois 7,513 12.7%
3740 Inverness, Illinois 7,508 7.2%
3741 Ellwood City, Pennsylvania 7,501 -13.7%
3742 Hughson, California 7,498 87.4%
3743 Old Town, Maine 7,497 -5.0%
3744 Marengo, Illinois 7,496 16.7%
3745 Quincy, Washington 7,495 46.7%
3746 Hubbard, Ohio 7,485 -9.5%
3747 Montpelier, Vermont 7,484 -6.7%
3748 Lucas, Texas 7,483 134.5%
3749 River Rouge, Michigan 7,482 -24.3%
3750 Aurora, Missouri 7,481 6.1%
3751 Waite Park, Minnesota 7,481 11.8%
3752 Cotati, California 7,479 15.0%
3753 Flowery Branch, Georgia 7,477 257.2%
3754 Morrow, Georgia 7,473 42.9%
3755 Rockton, Illinois 7,473 36.6%
3756 Swainsboro, Georgia 7,471 5.0%
3757 Fairlawn, Ohio 7,468 2.2%
3758 Bargersville, Indiana 7,457 240.1%
3759 DuBois, Pennsylvania 7,454 -8.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2310 Fraser 14,608 -4.3%
2319 Owosso 14,539 -7.3%
2403 Wixom 13,831 3.4%
2419 Harper Woods 13,743 -3.6%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie 13,631 -4.6%
2517 Rochester 13,029 23.8%
2603 Woodhaven 12,486 -0.6%
2624 New Baltimore 12,380 62.3%
2649 Escanaba 12,223 -6.8%
2668 Riverview 12,107 -8.8%
2694 Clawson 11,946 -6.0%
2731 South Lyon 11,741 15.5%
2734 East Grand Rapids 11,731 8.9%
2809 Fenton 11,286 5.6%
2826 Niles 11,208 -8.0%
2832 Ionia 11,188 -3.1%
2844 Grosse Pointe Park 11,125 -10.6%
2875 Grand Haven 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park 10,900 -34.9%
2884 Sturgis 10,824 -4.0%
2897 Coldwater 10,764 3.4%
2899 Muskegon Heights 10,735 -10.8%
2938 Farmington 10,578 1.6%
2965 Cadillac 10,445 4.2%
2967 Beverly Hills 10,425 0.0%
2983 Big Rapids 10,378 -4.2%
2994 Melvindale 10,341 -3.6%
3062 Alpena 9,997 -11.4%
3071 Flat Rock 9,955 16.4%
3096 Benton Harbor 9,860 -12.8%
3123 Marysville 9,706 0.1%
3159 Howell 9,524 1.8%
3202 Saline 9,291 15.0%
3211 Ecorse 9,226 -17.8%
3233 Grosse Pointe Farms 9,158 -6.2%
3239 Plymouth 9,138 1.2%
3252 Charlotte 9,057 2.0%
3264 Alma 8,995 -3.2%
3355 Lapeer 8,712 -5.3%
3423 Greenville 8,441 5.5%
3435 Mason 8,409 16.4%
3442 Tecumseh 8,375 -3.3%
3446 St. Joseph 8,363 -4.7%
3481 Albion 8,285 -9.2%
3488 Center Line 8,273 -2.9%
3532 Menominee 8,148 -10.4%
3540 Hillsdale 8,141 -1.3%
3561 Ludington 8,061 -3.7%
3595 Flushing 7,949 -4.7%
3613 Grand Blanc 7,889 -4.1%
3614 Houghton 7,888 11.7%
3615 St. Johns 7,887 1.6%
3643 Grand Ledge 7,802 -0.2%
3680 Three Rivers 7,691 2.0%
3707 Brighton 7,611 12.5%
3749 River Rouge 7,482 -24.3%
3784 Iron Mountain 7,363 -9.7%
3799 Hudsonville 7,323 2.0%
3805 Hastings 7,313 3.0%
3813 St. Louis 7,298 9.7%
3858 Walled Lake 7,156 6.8%
3908 Marshall 6,996 -6.2%
4097 Milford 6,471 2.3%
4105 Ishpeming 6,445 -3.4%
4151 Huntington Woods 6,317 2.8%
4164 Rockford 6,264 34.5%
4194 Holly 6,158 -0.4%
4213 Manistee 6,107 -7.1%
4240 Milan 6,049 26.0%
4263 Northville 5,988 -7.3%
4310 Richmond 5,902 19.1%
4366 Dowagiac 5,754 -4.1%
4371 Belding 5,738 -2.1%
4377 Petoskey 5,724 -5.9%
4441 Zeeland 5,559 -4.2%
4464 Swartz Creek 5,512 7.7%
4544 St. Clair 5,335 -7.9%
4592 Frankenmuth 5,247 8.2%
4610 Chelsea 5,210 17.7%
4614 Springfield 5,197 0.0%
4615 Eaton Rapids 5,196 -2.7%
4619 Grosse Pointe 5,188 -8.5%
4700 Allegan 5,044 6.6%
4731 Kingsford 4,981 -10.1%
4739 Ironwood 4,971 -20.5%
4760 Davison 4,929 -10.9%
4765 Utica 4,924 6.9%
4863 New Haven 4,752 51.7%
4864 Gladstone 4,751 -6.1%
4885 DeWitt 4,712 0.2%
4887 Cheboygan 4,710 -11.1%
4932 Wolverine Lake 4,641 5.3%
4975 Hancock 4,560 5.6%
4979 Negaunee 4,556 -0.2%
5016 Gibraltar 4,495 4.9%
5032 Dexter 4,469 79.0%
5099 Coopersville 4,369 11.3%
5100 Dundee 4,369 19.3%
5116 Sparta 4,350 4.3%
5119 South Haven 4,347 -13.4%
5139 Buchanan 4,313 -7.8%
5201 Wayland 4,237 7.4%
5275 Lathrup Village 4,126 -2.4%
5294 Marine City 4,102 -11.6%
5298 Lowell 4,092 1.4%
5330 Algonac 4,044 -12.4%
5346 Caro 4,025 -5.6%
5350 Fremont 4,015 -6.1%
5369 Otsego 3,996 1.2%
5372 Bloomfield Hills 3,990 1.4%
5423 Portland 3,922 2.4%
5427 Williamston 3,916 12.6%
5447 Linden 3,896 35.4%
5466 Belleville 3,869 -3.2%
5507 Plainwell 3,809 -4.9%
5519 Roosevelt Park 3,797 -2.2%
5522 North Muskegon 3,795 -5.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 7,482 3,749
2016 7,482 3,728
2015 7,546 3,685
2014 7,618 3,644
2013 7,676 3,608
2012 7,762 3,561
2011 7,809 3,532
2010 7,903 3,484
2009 8,255 3,356
2008 8,437 3,280
2007 8,698 3,200
2006 8,943 3,108
2005 9,138 3,031
2004 9,340 2,964
2003 9,525 2,903
2002 9,694 2,840
2001 9,824 2,800
2000 9,884 2,772
1990 11,313 2,234