Woodridge, Illinois

Woodridge: Suburb of Chicago in Illinois, USA

About

Woodridge is a city located in the county of DuPage in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 32,971 and a population density of 3,368 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 33,329 inhabitants.

Woodridge is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, with small portions in Will and Cook counties, and a south-western suburb of Chicago. The village is just north of the I-55 junction with IL-53. It uses the 630 and 331 area codes.

The village was incorporated on February 21, 1959. As of the 2000 census, there were 28,342 people residing in Woodridge. The population density was 1,071.9 people per square mile (415.4/km²). There are about 6,350 households in Woodridge that have an average size of 3.20 people per household (2010).

Woodridge is served by two school districts: Community Unit School District 200 and Community Consolidated School District 15. It has one high school: Woodridge High School; three middle schools: Veterans Memorial Middle School, Harry S Truman Middle School and Green Acres Middle School; and six elementary schools: Jackson Elementary School, Lincoln Elementary School, Washington Elementary School, Roosevelt Elementary School (Kindergarten), Truman Elementary School and Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary.

The community has an unemployment rate of 2.8%, which is lower than the national average and indicates that there are plenty of jobs available in this area. The village has been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the top places in America to live based on its affordability and quality of life. In addition, Woodridge was chosen as one of America's best places for families by Parenting Magazine because it offers such great amenities for families as well as low crime rates and excellent schools!

Woodridge locator map
Location of Woodridge on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Woodridge

Population : 33,329 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : DuPage County
Postal code : 60517
Area : 9.79 km2
Altitude : 732 feet / 223 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:30:34 (15th July 2024)
Density : 3,404 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.07% (2010-2020)
DuPage County Illinois incorporated and unincorporated areas Woodridge highlighted image
DuPage County Illinois incorporated and unincorporated areas Woodridge highlighted
DuPage County Illinois incorporated and unincorporated areas Woodridge highlighted image

Geography

Woodridge is located at 41°44'49"N 88°3'1"W (41.7469700, -88.0503400). It has 4 neighbors: Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Lemont and Lisle.

Woodridge map

Woodridge has 4 neighbours.

  • Bolingbrook town in Illinois
  • Downers Grove village in Downers Grove, Lisle, and York Townships, DuPage County, Illinois, US
  • Lemont historic village in the U.S. state of Illinois
  • Lisle town in Illinois

Demographics

The population of Woodridge increased by 1.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 32,971 - census
2011 33,194 0.67% estimation process
2012 33,297 0.31% estimation process
2013 33,399 0.31% estimation process
2014 33,397 -0.01% estimation process
2015 33,374 -0.07% estimation process
2016 33,548 0.52% estimation process
2017 33,601 0.16% estimation process
2018 33,508 -0.28% estimation process
2019 33,432 -0.23% estimation process
2020 33,329 -0.31% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 15,322
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 15,554
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 16,321
April 1, 2010 Population : 15,550
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 28.5%
People over 65 (%) : 16.0%
Female persons, % : 52.5%
White only, percent : 90.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 514
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 83.0%

Woodridge zip code is 60517. County name: DuPage, County fips: 17043

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 83.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $501,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,950
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,076
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,183
2015-2019 Households : 5,352
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.79
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.4%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 286,915
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 166,499
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 81,202
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,179
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $123,965
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $58,510
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,883
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 968
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 737
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 180
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,592
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 134
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,696
2010 population per square mile : 6,163.2
2010 land area in square miles : 2.52

People born in Woodridge (3)

People born in Woodridge, including actor Brock Cuchna, Nick Mazzarella, baseball player Nick Solak, .

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Schools in Woodridge

College & universities near Woodridge, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145619 Benedictine University Lisle (IL) 60532-0900
454962 The University of Aesthetics & Cosmetology Downers Grove (IL) 60515
147697 Northern Baptist Theological Seminary Lisle (IL) 60532-1348
459374 Universal Spa Training Academy Downers Grove (IL) 60515

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Woodridge, IL

Code Name Address Type
NPV Naperville 105 E. Fourth Ave. RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL
JOL Joliet Transportation Center 50 East Jefferson Street RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL

Post offices near Woodridge

Post Office Name City ZIP
Woodridg Post Office Woodridge (IL) 60517

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in DuPage County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in DuPage County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Naperville 147,986 The second most populous city in Illinois.
Wheaton 52,451 The most populous city in DuPage County, Illinois.
Downers Grove 48,727 Village in Downers Grove, Lisle, and York Townships, DuPage County, Illinois, US
Elmhurst 46,532 A city in DuPage County, Illinois.
Lombard 43,961 Village in Illinois
Carol Stream 38,821 Town
Glendale Heights 33,351 Town
Glen Ellyn 27,402 Town in DuPage County, Illinois, USA
West Chicago 26,593 City in DuPage County, Illinois, United States
Westmont 24,266 City in DuPage County, Illinois, United States of America
Lisle 23,153 Town in Illinois
Roselle 22,550 Village in Ilinois, United States of America
Bloomingdale 21,723 Township in DuPage County, Illinois
Darien 21,531 Town in Connecticut
Villa Park 21,291 Human settlement in DuPage County, Illinois, United States of America
Bensenville 17,943 Village in United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Woodridge distances to largest Illinois cities