Romulus, MI has a population of 23.5k people which makes it the 12th largest of the 32 cities in Wayne County, with an average life expectancy of 72.7 years (average of all census tracts in Romulus). The most common age group for men is 5 to 9 years and for women it is under 5 years. Between 2013 and 2017 the population of Romulus, MI decreased from 23.8k to 23.5k, a decline of 1.22%.
47.3% of the population in Romulus, MI is white (non-Hispanic), followed by 42.9% black or African American (non-Hispanic).
In Romulus, the median household income is $46.7k, which ranks it as the 21st highest of all cities in Wayne County.
Social and economic factors, such as income, education, and access to health care, impact health outcomes for all Americans. For example, in many low income areas in the country, there are higher rates of chronic diseases, like high blood pressure and diabetes. The summary to the right highlights some of the social and health conditions for Romulus, MI.
- Health Insurance Coverage 2015
- 86.8% of the population in Romulus had coverage
- Population by Race and Ethnicity