Lynwood is located in northeast Illinois. Lynwood is part of Cook County. Lynwood has 5.47 square miles of land area and 0.08 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Lynwood population is 9,260, which has grown 25.53% 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%. Lynwood median household income is $46,984 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 16.92% 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%. Lynwood median house value is $133,800 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by 4.97% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is much 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 Lynwood is worse than the state average in quality.