|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Romulus is 25,097. Romulus, Michigan is the 1,557th largest city in the US.
Romulus is located entirely in Wayne County.
The peak population of Romulus was in 2020, when its population was 25,123. In 2020, Romulus was the 1,546th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,557th largest city in the US. Romulus is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Romulus has grown 8.9% since the 2000. Romulus, Michigan's growth is about average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Romulus has a population density of 673.7 people per square mile.
|1551||Newport, Rhode Island||25,156||-5.0%|
|1553||Carteret, New Jersey||25,152||20.6%|
|1558||Loma Linda, California||25,072||30.0%|
|1563||Seal Beach, California||24,937||3.1%|
The total voting age population of Romulus, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 17,036. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.5% of the residents of Romulus are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Romulus are 53.8% White, 40.7% Black, 3.2% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian, 0.8% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Romulus, 17.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.3%. On a per-household basis, 14.5% of families are below the poverty line in Romulus.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.2% of Romulus residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.0% of Romulus residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Romulus residents aged 5 and older, 5.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Romulus is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Romulus, 7.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Romulus is $51,504.
In Romulus, 64.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.6% of housing units in Romulus.
Of all the housing units in Romulus, 5.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Romulus, 15.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Romulus is $933.
In Romulus, 76.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.