Romulus, MI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
720
Total Crimes
3,059.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
30.41%
Above National Average
388 out of 431
In Michigan
7,264 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Romulus, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Romulus is 3,059.5 per 100,000 people. That's 30.41% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 66.38% higher than the Michigan total crime rate of 1,838.9 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Romulus SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

How Does Romulus Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Romulus
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 720 3,059.5 1,838.9 2,346.0
Murder 3 12.7 7.6 6.5
Robbery 16 68.0 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 205 871.1 365.1 279.7
Violent Crime 246 1,045.3 478.0 387.8
Burglary 86 365.4 233.1 314.2
Larceny 303 1,287.6 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 85 361.2 184.5 246.0
Property Crime 474 2,014.2 1,360.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Romulus

246
Violent Crimes
1,045.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
169.56%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 95.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Romulus each year. That compares to a 1 in 209.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Romulus is 1,045.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 169.56% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 118.69% higher than the Michigan violent crime rate of 478.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Romulus

474
Property Crimes
2,014.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
2.86%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 49.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Romulus each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Romulus is 2,014.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 2.86% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 48.01% higher than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,360.9 per 100,000 people.

Romulus Crime Compared To Michigan Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Michigan.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Romulus

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Ann Arbor, MI 120,647 1,886 1,563.2 1,319.6 243.7
Livonia, MI 93,342 1,405 1,505.2 1,281.3 223.9
Westland, MI 81,244 1,213 1,493.0 1,086.8 406.2
Farmington Hills, MI 80,708 642 795.5 691.4 104.1
Novi, MI 61,554 489 794.4 696.9 97.5
Taylor, MI 60,698 1,479 2,436.7 1,825.4 611.2
Dearborn Heights, MI 55,105 1,060 1,923.6 1,395.5 528.1
Southgate, MI 28,848 590 2,045.2 1,750.6 294.6
Allen Park, MI 26,809 479 1,786.7 1,421.2 365.5
Wyandotte, MI 24,829 413 1,663.4 1,425.8 237.6
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