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Demographics Analysis

The people of Braidwood City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 153

5 to 9 years : 135

10 to 14 years : 357

15 to 17 years : 262

18 and 19 years : 157

20 years : 106

21 years : 40

22 to 24 years : 75

25 to 29 years : 161

30 to 34 years : 87

35 to 39 years : 279

40 to 44 years : 326

45 to 49 years : 298

50 to 54 years : 250

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 93

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 60

67 to 69 years : 71

70 to 74 years : 76

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 34

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 170

5 to 9 years : 241

10 to 14 years : 180

15 to 17 years : 170

18 and 19 years : 78

20 years : 60

21 years : 66

22 to 24 years : 46

25 to 29 years : 174

30 to 34 years : 183

35 to 39 years : 236

40 to 44 years : 391

45 to 49 years : 236

50 to 54 years : 196

55 to 59 years : 215

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 90

65 and 66 years : 58

67 to 69 years : 79

70 to 74 years : 61

75 to 79 years : 85

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 109


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,937

Multiple ancestry : 2,653

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 110

Ancestry not reported : 846


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,423

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 42

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 48

Not a U.S. citizen : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 323

5 to 17 years : 1,345

18 to 24 years : 628

25 to 34 years : 605

35 to 44 years : 1,232

45 to 54 years : 980

55 to 59 years : 416

60 and 61 years : 175

62 to 64 years : 147

65 to 74 years : 405

75 years and over : 290

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 293

5 to 17 years : 1,278

18 to 24 years : 489

25 to 34 years : 539

35 to 44 years : 1,134

45 to 54 years : 742

55 to 59 years : 268

60 and 61 years : 126

62 to 64 years : 126

65 to 74 years : 335

75 years and over : 204

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 17 years : 67

18 to 24 years : 116

25 to 34 years : 66

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 204

55 to 59 years : 129

60 and 61 years : 49

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 58

75 years and over : 86

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 21

45 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,849

Female : 2,685

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 400

Female : 489

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 23

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 48

Female : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 5,452

Born in other state in the United States : 881

Native: born outside the United States : 42

Foreign born : 67


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,429

Now married, except separated : 2,157

Divorced : 403

Separated : 130

Widowed : 251

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 155

Now married, except separated : 456

Divorced : 76

Separated : 14

Widowed : 130

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 19

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 5,937

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 74

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 79

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Braidwood City, Illinois

  • German: 1,432   (23.8%)
  • Irish: 782   (13.0%)
  • Italian: 767   (12.8%)
  • Other Groups: 511   (8.5%)
  • Polish: 463   (7.7%)
  • English: 405   (6.7%)
  • United States Or American: 230   (3.8%)
  • Czech: 212   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 177   (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 154   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 152   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 131   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 111   (1.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 105   (1.7%)
  • Slovak: 95   (1.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 52   (0.9%)
  • Finnish: 29   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 28   (0.5%)
  • Slovene: 27   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 23   (0.4%)
  • European: 21   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 21   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 19   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 19   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 11   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 5   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Braidwood City, Illinois is 6,546



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Braidwood City, Illinois: 3,320
Female Population in Braidwood City, Illinois: 3,226


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Braidwood City, Illinois: 37.5
Median Female Resident Age in Braidwood City, Illinois: 40.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Braidwood City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.2

Male

38.8

Female

39.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.5

Male

18.5

Female

45.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.5

Male

36.5

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.8

Male

39.0

Female

28.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.8

Male

36.5

Female

27.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.0

Male

23.5

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.0

Male

22.3

Female

20.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.6

Male

39.2

Female

40.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Braidwood City, Illinois


  • White: 6,442
  • African American: 34
  • American Indian: 14
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 56



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Braidwood City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Braidwood City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 72   (4.74%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (1.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 52   (3.42%)
  • 11th Grade: 24   (1.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 60   (3.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 660   (43.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 126   (8.29%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 279   (18.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 66   (4.34%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 99   (6.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 45   (2.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.48%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 67   (4.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (0.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (1.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 54   (3.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 52   (3.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 700   (42.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 238   (14.32%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 252   (15.16%)
  • Associate Degree: 99   (5.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 127   (7.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (0.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Braidwood City, Illinois

  • Reed Custer Cusd 255u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 255 Comet Dr, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2307, Students: 1,891 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Braidwood City, Illinois

  • Reed-custer Intermediate School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 162 S School St, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2145, Students: 467 )

  • Reed-custer Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 407 S Comet Dr, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2868, Students: 441 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Braidwood City, Illinois

  • Reed-custer High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 249 Comet Dr, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2166, Students: 609 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Braidwood City, Illinois

  • Fossil Ridge Public Library District


    386 West Kennedy Road, Braidwood, IL 60408

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Braidwood City, Illinois


  • Braidwood Area Historical Society


    111 N Center St, Braidwood, IL 60408

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Braidwood City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Braidwood City, Illinois.

Area Features of Braidwood City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Braidwood National Park Service Heliport   (2) Corn Field Airport  

Building


(1) Braidwood Police Department   (2) Braidwood Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Custer Township Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bohemian National Cemetery   (2) Custer Township Cemetery   (3) Mount Olivet Cemetery   (4) Oakwood Cemetery   (5) Oakwood Protestant Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lakewood Shores Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) Church Of God   (3) Custer Park Baptist Church   (4) First Christian Church   (5) First Presbyterian Church   (6) Immaculate Conception Church   (7) Main Street Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Braidwood   (2) Township Of Custer   (3) Township Of Reed   (4) Village Of Godley  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 233  

Dam


(1) Braidwood Station Cooling Pond Dam   (2) Spillway 531  

Locale


(1) Hitts Siding   (2) Silver Oaks Golf Club   (3) Tammen Treeberry Farm  

Mine


(1) A Mine   (2) C Mine   (3) Co-operative Mine   (4) D Mine   (5) E Mine   (6) Eureka Number 1 Mine   (7) Eureka Number 2 Mine   (8) F Mine   (9) G Mine   (10) Haskett Mine   (11) I Mine   (12) Joliet And Aurora Number 1 Mine   (13) L Mine   (14) M Mine   (15) Matlby Mine   (16) Murphy And Keenan Number 3 Mine   (17) Murphy Linskey And Kasher Number 4 Mine   (18) O Mine   (19) Oswald And Young Mine   (20) P Mine   (21) Pit 11 Northern Mine   (22) Pit 2 Northern Mine   (23) Pit 3 Northern Mine   (24) Pit 4 Northern Mine   (25) Pit 5 Northern Mine   (26) Rixson Mine   (27) Skinner Number 2 Mine   (28) Wilmington Mine   (29) Wilmington Number 2 Mine  

Park


(1) Braidwood City Park   (2) Braidwood Dunes And Savanna Nature Preserve   (3) Hitts Siding Prairie Nature Preserve   (4) Sand Ridge Savanna Nature Preserve   (5) Wilmington Shrub Prairie Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Braidwood   (2) Custer Park   (3) Godley   (4) Lakewood Shores   (5) Resthaven   (6) Riverwood Estates  

Post Office


(1) Braidwood Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Big Shadow Lake   (2) Braidwood Power Plant Cooling Pond   (3) Dinosaur Lake   (4) Hawk Lake   (5) Little Shadow Lake   (6) Third Shadow Lake  

School


(1) Braidwood Elementary School   (2) Bruning Elementary School   (3) Custer Park Elementary School   (4) Dwyer School Historical   (5) Johnson School Historical   (6) Reed-custer High School  

Stream


(1) Horse Creek  

Tower


(1) Wkbm-fm Coal City  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Braidwood City, Illinois

60408 (pop. 5,077)


Cities Nearby Braidwood City, Illinois

Reed Township, IL  (pop. 7,716) 1.1 Miles
Diamond Village, IL  (pop. 2,547) 2.1 Miles
Godley Village, IL  (pop. 928) 2.8 Miles
Braceville Township, IL  (pop. 5,687) 3.2 Miles
Coal City Village, IL  (pop. 4,802) 3.5 Miles
Braceville Village, IL  (pop. 857) 4.0 Miles
Felix Township, IL  (pop. 4,753) 4.0 Miles
Wilmington Township, IL  (pop. 7,077) 4.1 Miles
Lakewood Shores Cdp, IL  (pop. 1,628) 4.3 Miles
Wilmington City, IL  (pop. 6,138) 4.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Braidwood City, Illinois

815



Elevation in Braidwood City, Illinois is 551.0 ft. (168.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Braidwood City, Illinois

Lat: 41.271982 N        Long: -88.218221 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Braidwood City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Braidwood City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 186   (7.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 175   (7.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 241   (10.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 325   (13.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 148   (6.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 366   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 124   (5.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 133   (5.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 22   (0.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 56   (2.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 25   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 283   (12.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 265   (11.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,720

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 140

In 3-person carpool : 68

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 39

Other means : 44

Worked at home : 30


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 185

5 to 9 minutes : 269

10 to 14 minutes : 317

15 to 19 minutes : 314

20 to 24 minutes : 264

25 to 29 minutes : 133

30 to 34 minutes : 268

35 to 39 minutes : 207

40 to 44 minutes : 177

45 to 59 minutes : 327

60 to 89 minutes : 450

90 or more minutes : 100


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 570

No Social Security income : 1,811


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 510

No retirement income : 1,871


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 62

$10,000 to $14,999 : 54

$15,000 to $19,999 : 50

$20,000 to $24,999 : 106

$25,000 to $29,999 : 144

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 107

$60,000 to $74,999 : 226

$75,000 to $99,999 : 404

$100,000 to $124,999 : 99

$125,000 to $149,999 : 175

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $71,348


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Braidwood City, Illinois

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WKAN (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Bradley, IL; Owner: Staradio)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Hawkins Broadcasting Company)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 1.5 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50.0 kW; Mokena, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding Xi, Llc)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Braidwood City, Illinois

  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Lewis University)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: College Of St. Francis)
  • WEGN (88.7 FM; Kankakee, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Bristol, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Frankfort, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Monee, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Olivet Nazarene University)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Wkif, Inc.)
  • WVIX (93.5 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; Verona, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; Grand Ridge, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; Peotone, IL; Owner: Wclr, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Braidwood City, Illinois

  • 960920WE (Channel 54; Bradley, IL; Owner: On-line Public Ed. Network)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; Orland Hills, IL; Owner: Jovon Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Braidwood City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 208  (14.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 166  (11.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 134  (9.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 451  (31.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 308  (29.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 261  (25.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 339  (32.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 15 Farms In Braidwood City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Braidwood City, Illinois

Centrue Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $867.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 26

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Mazon State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $87.4k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Braidwood City, Illinois

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 23.7 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Lewis University


    (about 24.1 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Lewis University


    (about 24.1 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 36.9 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 37.0 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 42.9 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Du Page County


    (about 44.5 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 48.0 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 48.0 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 48.8 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Braidwood City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.03%

Carpooled

9.11%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.29%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.42%

Walked

0.80%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.34%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Braidwood City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,290

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 135

Female householder, no husband present : 208

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 657

Householder not living alone : 91


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 50

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 107

All other households : 2,224


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,275

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 116

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 170

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 550

Renter-occupied housing units : 198


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 99

$10,000 to $14,999 : 108

$15,000 to $19,999 : 120

$20,000 to $24,999 : 127

$25,000 to $29,999 : 210

$30,000 to $34,999 : 109

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 146

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 180

$60,000 to $74,999 : 326

$75,000 to $99,999 : 481

$100,000 to $124,999 : 99

$125,000 to $149,999 : 175

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Total : 3,021


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Occupied : 2,381

Vacant : 640


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 252

Built 2000 to 2004 : 477

Built 1990 to 1999 : 902

Built 1980 to 1989 : 267

Built 1970 to 1979 : 504

Built 1960 to 1969 : 161

Built 1950 to 1959 : 183

Built 1940 to 1949 : 114

Built 1939 or earlier : 161


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,950

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 222

Electricity : 196

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 13

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 20

$80,000 to $89,999 : 29

$90,000 to $99,999 : 56

$100,000 to $124,999 : 224

$125,000 to $149,999 : 244

$150,000 to $174,999 : 476

$175,000 to $199,999 : 374

$200,000 to $249,999 : 397

$250,000 to $299,999 : 90

$300,000 to $399,999 : 86

$400,000 to $499,999 : 24

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 107

Home equity loan only : 247

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 69

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,033

Housing units without a mortgage : 655


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Braidwood City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $216,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $177,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $187,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $149,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $151,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $171,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $144,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $150,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $203,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Braidwood City, Illinois: 72.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Braidwood City, Illinois

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Braidwood City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 44 44 $4,456,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $912,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 51 $5,368,600
2000        
  Single Family 33 33 $3,918,900
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 3 10 $870,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 45 $4,988,900
2001        
  Single Family 54 54 $6,569,300
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 54 $6,569,300
2002        
  Single Family 52 52 $6,136,080
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $707,584
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 58 $6,843,664
2003        
  Single Family 54 54 $7,260,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 5 16 $1,125,680
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 70 $8,386,480
2004        
  Single Family 84 84 $11,133,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 9 27 $1,359,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

93 111 $12,492,000
2005        
  Single Family 81 81 $11,175,300
  Two Family 3 6 $730,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $793,780
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

86 95 $12,699,080
2006        
  Single Family 50 50 $8,339,300
  Two Family 2 4 $390,000
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $799,500
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 61 $9,528,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Braidwood City, IL): $54,375
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Braidwood City): $111,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Braidwood City): $597
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Braidwood City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 83.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.0%
Electricity: 11.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Braidwood City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Braidwood City, Illinois

Advantage Home Health Care In


     Address: 23950 Northern Illinois Drive, Channahon, Illinois 60410
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/6/1996

Quality Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 1802 N. Division St. Ste. 222, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1983

Interim Healthcare Serv. Of Jo


     Address: 310 North Hammes Avenue, Suite 301e, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/28/1982

Silver Cross Home Health


     Address: 1200 Maple Road, Joliet, Illinois 60432
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/18/1986

Mjm Health Agency, Inc


     Address: 97 Infantry Drive, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/2/2007

Hospitals Close To Braidwood City, Illinois

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


     Address: 150 W High St, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Provena St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 333 N Madison, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Silver Cross Hospital


     Address: 1200 Maple Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60432
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Provena St Marys Hospital


     Address: 500 W Court St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Riverside Medical Center


     Address: 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Braidwood City, Illinois

Embassy Health Care Center


     Address: 555 West Kahler, Wilmington, Illinois 60481
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Walnut Grove Village


     Address: 1095 Twilight Drive, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Morris Hc & Rehab Center


     Address: 1338 Clay Street, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Heritage Manor-dwight


     Address: 300 East Mazon Avenue, Dwight, Illinois 60420
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Provena Villa Franciscan


     Address: 210 North Springfield Avenue, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 160
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Braidwood City, Illinois

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 4 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Braidwood City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 100


(updated 2007)



Will County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.94%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.37%
  • Other 0.68%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Braidwood City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Will County, IL

9.19 % of Will County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $56,797

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,780

Illinois Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Will County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Cook County , IL 4.61 % ($54,095 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 1.88 % ($59,479 AGI )
  • Kane County , IL 0.19 % ($48,488 AGI )

Relocation away from Will County, IL

6.78 % of Will County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $54,132

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,387

Illinois Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Will County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Cook County , IL 2.01 % ($42,313 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 0.98 % ($51,466 AGI )
  • Grundy County , IL 0.39 % ($49,596 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Braidwood City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Braidwood City, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/21/1999, 08:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Braidwood City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Braidwood City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 16 48 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 16
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 6 9 6
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 116 97 144 97
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 17 13 23 19
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 247 209 369 306
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 101 109 91 48
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,467 1,755 1,460 772
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 0 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 44 0 16 32
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 5 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 81 16 16
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 3 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 30 32 29 18
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 17 16 10


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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