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Braidwood is a city in Will County, in the Chicago metro area.
The latitude of Braidwood is 41.265N. The longitude is -88.212W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 574 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,790.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Braidwood demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Will County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60408 ZIP code.
24% of Braidwood residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Braidwood ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Braidwood was $20,545, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Braidwood residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Braidwood, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $474. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,064.
Libraries in Braidwood include Fossil Ridge Public Library ... View libraries
Will County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Braidwood political report.
The average commute time for Braidwood workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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