Braidwood is located in northeast Illinois. Braidwood is part of Will County. Braidwood has 4.58 square miles of land area and 0.18 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Braidwood population is 6,191, which has grown 18.99% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Braidwood median household income is $59,614 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.63% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Braidwood median house value is $157,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.74% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Braidwood is better than the state average in quality. The Braidwood area code is 815.