Latest Data (2017)
Population 23,457
Nationwide Rank 1600

Quick Facts

Romulus, Michigan is the 1,600th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Romulus, Michigan is a city.

Romulus, Michigan is currently 2.2% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Romulus, Michigan's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Romulus, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1590 Maywood, Illinois 23,640 -12.3%
1591 Oxford, Mississippi 23,639 72.8%
1592 Newberg, Oregon 23,609 28.7%
1593 Benbrook, Texas 23,590 16.4%
1594 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,518 12.0%
1595 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,509 23.1%
1596 Pelham, Alabama 23,493 60.5%
1597 Greenbelt, Maryland 23,489 10.7%
1598 Belton, Missouri 23,480 7.0%
1599 Wadsworth, Ohio 23,476 26.2%
1600 Romulus, Michigan 23,457 1.8%
1601 Loves Park, Illinois 23,387 15.0%
1602 Kerrville, Texas 23,386 13.9%
1603 Converse, Texas 23,375 101.3%
1604 Blue Island, Illinois 23,361 -0.4%
1605 Rock Springs, Wyoming 23,350 25.6%
1606 Camas, Washington 23,331 80.6%
1607 Moses Lake, Washington 23,328 51.0%
1608 Auburn Hills, Michigan 23,296 15.6%
1609 Greenwood, South Carolina 23,262 3.9%
1610 Kalispell, Montana 23,212 52.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
909 Midland 41,950 0.3%
1009 Muskegon 38,131 -4.8%
1050 Lincoln Park 36,655 -8.4%
1147 Holland 33,366 -4.7%
1156 Bay City 33,188 -9.6%
1174 Jackson 32,704 -9.7%
1176 Eastpointe 32,511 -4.4%
1264 Madison Heights 30,050 -3.2%
1276 Oak Park 29,654 -8.4%
1302 Southgate 29,084 -4.4%
1303 Port Huron 29,051 -9.9%
1318 Burton 28,643 -5.7%
1379 Allen Park 27,156 -7.8%
1409 Garden City 26,650 -11.3%
1453 Mount Pleasant 25,847 -0.1%
1505 Wyandotte 24,977 -10.9%
1518 Walker 24,822 12.6%
1540 Norton Shores 24,501 8.5%
1542 Inkster 24,453 -18.7%
1600 Romulus 23,457 1.8%
1608 Auburn Hills 23,296 15.6%
1696 Hamtramck 21,752 -5.3%
1731 Birmingham 21,142 9.7%
1738 Ypsilanti 21,076 -5.6%
1769 Adrian 20,689 -7.1%
1775 Marquette 20,629 -0.2%
1815 Ferndale 20,070 -9.0%
1830 Monroe 19,875 -9.8%
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%
2116 Hazel Park 16,489 -12.8%
2136 Mount Clemens 16,312 -5.8%
2182 Grandville 15,970 -2.1%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods 15,560 -8.9%
2226 Traverse City 15,515 6.8%
2245 Berkley 15,331 -1.2%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 23,457 1,600
2016 23,281 1,597
2015 23,417 1,579
2014 23,496 1,563
2013 23,519 1,549
2012 23,592 1,536
2011 23,720 1,518
2010 23,989 1,484
2009 22,468 1,551
2008 22,930 1,515
2007 23,527 1,465
2006 23,850 1,421
2005 23,647 1,419
2004 23,501 1,412
2003 23,573 1,393
2002 23,619 1,380
2001 23,375 1,371
2000 23,033 1,381
1990 22,901 1,215