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Woodridge is a village in DuPage County, in the Chicago metro area.

The village was named for a stand of timber growing along the East Branch of the DuPage River.

The latitude of Woodridge is 41.746N. The longitude is -88.05W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 732 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 33,695.


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Median household income
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$61,944
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Woodridge demographic reports
Woodridge is on the DuPage River.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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17% of Woodridge residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Woodridge ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Woodridge was $27,851, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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39% of Woodridge residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Woodridge, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $719.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,440.


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Libraries in Woodridge include Woodridge Public Library ... View libraries

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DuPage County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Woodridge political report.

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The average commute time for Woodridge workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Woodridge between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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