Romulus, MI


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Romulus is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 23,417 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Romulus is the 56th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Romulus is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Romulus is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Romulus who work in office and administrative support (16.43%), sales jobs (7.34%), and food service (7.00%).

In Romulus, just 11.00% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Romulus in 2010 was $19,270, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,080 for a family of four. However, Romulus contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Romulus is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Romulus home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Romulus residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Romulus include Irish, Polish, English, and French .

The most common language spoken in Romulus is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.