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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Romulus MI General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||23,519||9,895,622|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||23,989||9,883,701|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-2.0%||0.1%|
|Population, 2010 ||23,989||9,883,640|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.8%||6.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||26.8%||23.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||9.8%||13.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.6%||50.9% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||50.5%||78.9%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||43.0%||14.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.1%||2.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.9%||2.3%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||3.0%||4.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||49.0%||76.6% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.8%||85.3%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||4.4%||6.1%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||6.5%||9.1%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.7%||88.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||10.1%||25.9%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,734||672,213|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||24.5||24.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||9,946||4,532,233|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||66.8%||72.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||17.3%||17.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$73,100||$121,700|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||8,995||3,823,280|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.62||2.53|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$20,537||$25,681|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$44,119||$48,411|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||21.4%||16.8%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,765||816,972|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||8.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.7%||0.7%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||1.9%||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||23.7%||30.4% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||2,779,713||234,455,768|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||1,173,260||107,109,349|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||251,078||109,102,594|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$10,672||$10,855|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||234,813||14,536,648|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||35.61||56,538.90|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||673.7||174.8|
|FIPS Code ||69420||26|
|Counties ||Wayne County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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