The City of Braidwood had a population of 6,262 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,034|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,216|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||4,250|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.68|
|Population in Households||6,253|
|Population in Familes||5,236|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$59,552|
|Average Household Income||$68,859|
|Per Capita Income||$26,295|
|Total Housing Units||2,976 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,893 (63.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||489 (16.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||594 (20.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$166,709|
|Average Home Value||$179,802|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.87%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
The table below compares Braidwood to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 Density||# 651||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 497||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 447||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 713||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.