Braidwood Will County, Illinois

Braidwood: City in Will County, Illinois, United States

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About

Braidwood is a city located in the county of Will in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,191 and a population density of 1,120 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,148 inhabitants.

The city was created 154 years ago in 1866.

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Geography

Braidwood is located at 41°15'54"N 88°12'44"W (41.2650300, -88.2122800).

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Braidwood Quick Facts

Population : 6,148 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Will County
Area : 5.53 km2
Altitude : 574 feet / 175 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1867 (154 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:22:31 (27th October 2021)
Postal code : 60408
Density : 1,112 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.7% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Braidwood decreased by 0.7% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,191 - census
2011 6,242 0.82% estimation process
2012 6,248 0.1% estimation process
2013 6,233 -0.24% estimation process
2014 6,229 -0.06% estimation process
2015 6,229 0% estimation process
2016 6,230 0.02% estimation process
2017 6,217 -0.21% estimation process
2018 6,203 -0.23% estimation process
2019 6,186 -0.27% estimation process
2020 6,148 -0.62% estimation process

Braidwood zip code is 60408. County name: Will, County fips: 17197

Local Places in Braidwood

1 Braidwood City Hall

Address: 141 W Main St, Braidwood, IL 60408 ➦ Show Map

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Braidwood City Hall

People born in Braidwood (3)

People born in Braidwood, including musician Doug Pinnick, United States labor leader, born 1870 John Mitchell, basketball player Frank Linskey, you can see a list of people who born in Braidwood.

Schools in Braidwood

College & universities near Braidwood, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146296 Joliet Junior College Joliet (IL) 60431-8938

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Braidwood, IL

Code Name Address Type
DWT Dwight station 119 West Main St. RAIL
JOL Joliet Transportation Center 50 East Jefferson Street RAIL
KKI Kankakee 199 South East Ave. RAIL
PLO Plano 101 West Main Street RAIL
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Braidwood

Post Office Name City ZIP
Braidwood Post Office Braidwood (IL) 60408

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Will County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Will County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Joliet 85,583 City in Illinois, United States
Bolingbrook 74,025 Town in Illinois
Lockport 59,877 City in Niagara County, New York, United States
Romeoville 39,770 Town
New Lenox 27,088 Village in Illinois
Homer Glen 24,281 Village in Illinois, United States
Crest Hill 21,153 City in Will County, Illinois, United States
Mokena 20,050 City in Illinois, United States of America
Goodings Grove 18,569 City in Illinois, United States of America
Shorewood 17,495 Village in Illinois
Channahon 13,409 City in Illinois, United States of America
Frankfort Square 9,276 Census-designated place in Will County, Illinois, United States
Manhattan 8,798 Village in Illinois
Crete 8,493 Town in the U.
Wilmington 5,597 Town in Will County, Illinois, United States
Monee 5,029 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Braidwood distances to largest Illinois cities