The City of Braidwood had a population of 6,287 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||6,278|
|Population in Familes||5,270|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$59,698|
|Average Household Income||$69,944|
|Per Capita Income||$26,892|
|Total Housing Units||3,071 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,962 (63.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||446 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||663 (21.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$171,131|
|Average Home Value||$184,369|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.75%|
The table below compares Braidwood to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 298||78th|
|Population Density||# 642||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 491||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 497||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 748||45th|
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