Braidwood is a city located in Will County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 6,152, it is the 295th largest city in Illinois and the 4257th largest city in the United States . Braidwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -0.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,191 in 2010. Braidwood reached it's highest population of 6,248 in 2012. Spanning over 5 miles, Braidwood has a population density of 1,160 people per square mile.
The average household income in Braidwood is $76,993 with a poverty rate of 12.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $979 per month, and the median house value is $162,400. The median age in Braidwood is 39.9 years, 38.8 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.