The City of Braidwood had a population of 6,249 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Braidwood is located at latitude 41.2702 and longitude -88.2234 in Will County. The formal boundaries for the City of Braidwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Will County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 577 feet.
The City of Braidwood (GNIS ID: 2394237) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Braidwood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||6,241|
|Population in Familes||5,231|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,001 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,887 (62.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||475 (15.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||639 (21.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$165,448|
|Average Home Value||$175,093|
|Median Household Income||$58,334|
|Average Household Income||$66,594|
|Per Capita Income||$25,243|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.01%|
|Per Capita Income||0.82%|
The table below compares Braidwood to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 300||78th|
|Population Density1||# 657||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 491||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 450||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 724||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.