Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

Apartments for Rent in Romulus, MI
113 Rentals Available

  • 1 day ago

    34200 Pinewoods Circle, Romulus, MI 48174
    2 BEDS $1,200+
    3 BEDS $1,350+
  • Today

    6752 Merriman Rd, Romulus, MI 48174
    1 BED $795
    2 BEDS $895
  • Today

    9960 Wayne Road, Romulus, MI 48174
    Studio $889+
    1 BED $883+
    2 BEDS $978+
  • Today

    15001 Brandt Street, Romulus, MI 48174
    2 BEDS $985+
    3 BEDS $1,090+
  • 6 days ago

    5757 W. Hickory Hollow Dr., Wayne, MI 48184
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $589
    2 BEDS $621
    3 BEDS $660
  • Time to Move? Let the Rental Assistant do the legwork
  • Today

    11375 S. Middlebelt Rd, Romulus, MI 48174
    Studio Ask for pricing
  • Today

    33095 Forest Street, Wayne, MI 48184
    1 BED $915
    2 BEDS $1,060
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    25900 Chelsea Park Drive, Taylor, MI 48180
    1 BED $1,220
    2 BEDS $1,350+
    3 BEDS $1,620
  • Today

    6017 Hazel St, Taylor, MI 48180
    2 BEDS $1,200
  • Today

    3674 Middlebelt Rd, Inkster, MI 48141
    1 BED $700
    2 BEDS $900
    3+ BEDS $1,000
  • Today

    3609 Hannan Road, Wayne, MI 48184
    2 BEDS $1,039+
  • Interactive banner rent
    What is your max rent budget?
  • Today

    10830 Oak Lane, Belleville, MI 48111
    1 BED $1,091+
    2 BEDS $1,273+
  • Today

    10341 Westlake Circle, Belleville, MI 48111
    1 BED $1,309+
    2 BEDS $1,644+
  • Today

    15529 Plaza South Drive, Taylor, MI 48180
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
    3 BEDS $1,395+
  • Today

    32200 Cherry Hill Rd, Garden City, MI 48135
    3 BEDS $1,100
  • Today

    130 E Tami Cir, Westland MI, MI 48186
    1 BED $859
    2 BEDS $999
  • Today

    2372 Monument Lane, Canton, MI 48188
    2 BEDS $2,124+
  • Interactive banner bedroom
    How many bedrooms are you
    looking for?
  • Today

    18632 Osmulski Drive, Brownstown Twp, MI 48174
    2 BEDS $1,799+
  • Today

    11551 Quirk Road, Belleville, MI 48111
    1 BED Ask for pricing
    2 BEDS Ask for pricing
    3 BEDS Ask for pricing
  • Today

    2626 Homeplace Street, Dearborn, MI 48124
    3 BEDS $1,500
  • Today

    41265 Crossbow Circle, Canton, MI 48188
    1 BED $1,325+
    2 BEDS $1,545
    3 BEDS $1,750+
  • Today

    572 Tobin Dr, Inkster, MI 48141
    1 BED $915+
    2 BEDS $1,001+
    3 BEDS $1,199+
  • Today

    238 Yorkshire Boulevard, Apt 116, Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
    1 BED $970
    2 BEDS $1,099
  • Today

    6773 Polk St, Taylor, MI 48180
    3 BEDS Ask for pricing
  • Today

    11801 Durham Road, Southgate, MI 48195
    2 BEDS $1,875+

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Romulus, MI

$1,162/mo Romulus, MI average rental price, July 2023
Image Average Rent

The average monthly rent of apartments in Romulus, MI is $1,162.

Romulus, MI apartment rent ranges

About 5% of apartment rents in Romulus, MI range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 2% of apartments. Around 68% of Romulus’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 24% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Romulus, MI rent trends

Getting around in Romulus, MI

1 /100
25 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 1, Bike Score®: 25

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Romulus, MI last updated?

Prices and availability in Romulus, MI were last updated on 24 Sep 2023.

What are the best apartments in Romulus, MI?

The best apartments in Romulus, MI are: Pinewoods Circle, Metro Pointe Apartments, The Maxwell Apartments and Gateway Townhomes.

What is the average rent in Romulus, MI?

The average rent in Romulus, MI is $1,162. Start your search for apartments in Romulus, MI now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Romulus, MI?

The price range for a studio apartment in Romulus, MI is between $889 and $1,184. View all studio apartments in Romulus, MI.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI is between $825 and $1,385. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Romulus, MI now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI is between $895 and $1,381. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Romulus, MI is between $1,090 and $1,400. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Romulus, MI.

What type of rental buildings are in Romulus, MI?

In Romulus, 31% of the residents are renting compared to 69% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 10% of Romulus’s rentals, 41% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 44% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Romulus, MI?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Romulus are about 47 years old, on average. Of these, 11% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 92% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 8% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Romulus, MI?

Studio apartments in Romulus are around 0.6% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 35% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 45% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Romulus, MI

A small western suburb of Detroit is the town of Romulus. Located in Wayne County, it's actually the location of the Detroit Metropolitan Airport, which is a major hub of Delta Airlines that provides jobs for many renters who live and rent in the Romulus area of Michigan. The town itself has a reinvigorated park system that many renters enjoy, which includes Elmer Johnson Park, Mary Ann Banks Park and a beautiful Downtown Historical Park. Being just 23 miles from downtown Detroit is also a major perk for renters who need to commute to the city each day. Overall, it's a charming small town with a variety of coffee shops, stores, and restaurants to explore for renters who live here and enjoy a tight-knit community.

Renting in Romulus, MI

Renters here make up about 30% of the population in Romulus. That means there are affordable rental apartments all around town with access to special amenities, like pools, fitness centers and clubhouses that renters can book for gatherings. There are also dog parks in some rental communities with many having walking trails and pet pick-up stands for waste. Most of the rental apartments have a Midwestern style with two- or three-story buildings being the norm. Some are also brick structures with the option for one- to three-bedroom homes. That makes it an ideal place for renting families with children.

Things for renting

Shopping in Romulus, MI

The shopping around Romulus is easy to access with two interstates going through Romulus. That includes interstates 94 and 275 with each shopping plaza near rental apartments easy to drive to. Some of those shopping plazas around town are the Town Square Shopping Plaza Center; Paradise Shops; and BK Goods, which is a fun outlet store. Or, for grocery stores, renters can go to Ecorse Market, Top Shelf Pantry Store, and Liquor Wine Store Y Super Market. Otherwise, for more big-box stores, it's easy to travel to Detroit to go to Target, Walmart or Sam's Club. Meanwhile, the indoor mall that most Romulus renters shop at is Southland Center in Taylor, MI, which is only around 10 miles away.

Transportation in Romulus, MI

Because two major interstates go through Romulus, it's easy for renters to get to metro Detroit and Ann Arbor to the west, which is only 26 miles away. Both of these larger cities employ many renters who live in Romulus. Alternatively, for public transportation, Wayne County Transit runs the bus service that goes through town with links to Detroit and Ann Arbor, making it possible to get around town without a car, even though most renters in this sparsely suburban area will own a vehicle. Finally, air travel is also very convenient for renters in the area as the Detroit Metropolitan Airport, a major international airport, is actually located right in Romulus.

Look for apartments near me

Are you looking to land that one apartment near you that ticks all the boxes? Now you can browse through available RentCafe apartment listings in your area, rated and reviewed by verified residents. Comparing the size, price, amenities and location of apartments for rent near you is easier than ever. Do you feel like expanding the search beyond your neighborhood and ZIP code? Browse apartments for rent in your city and state to find the best fit, wherever you are in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment just waiting for you.

Whether you're looking for a studio, an apartment with one or more bedrooms, or maybe you're upgrading to a luxury apartment or need to acommodate a pet, RentCafe allows you to easily search for a rental near you based on your criteria, anywhere in the U.S. So, let's find your new home today!

RentCafe is your one-stop shop for finding a great new apartment in Romulus, MI. Easily search through a wide selection of apartments for rent in Romulus, MI, and view detailed information about available rentals including floor plans, pricing, photos, amenities, interactive maps, and thorough property descriptions. Property owners and managers are one click away, so feel free to contact them and find out all you need to know about the apartment you’re interested in. Browse Romulus, MI apartments with rents starting from $589 and submit your rental application today!

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!