The City of Mount Olive, IL
The city of Mount Olive is located in the state of Illinois in Macoupin County and has a population of 2,052 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Mount Olive is Granite City, approximately 31 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Mount Olive, including Crossroads Restaurant, Hardee's Restaurant, Casey's Carry-Out Pizza, Dairy Queen Ice Cream and Subway. For a larger selection of Mount Olive restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Mount Olive Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Cloverleaf Golf Course, Grandvue Golf Course, Alton Municipal Golf Course, Benjamin Stephenson House and Shoal Creek Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Mount Olive please click on the Attractions tab above.
Mount Olive, Illinois Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Mount Olive experiences an average high temperature of 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 17 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.96 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Mount Olive with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Mount Olive to receive an average of 2.26 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.29 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 113 degrees in the summer and as low as -23 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Mount Olive should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 65 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Mount Olive, Illinois Attractions
1Alton Municipal Golf Course - Alton,
The Alton Municipal Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Madison County Illinois. Built in 1927, this Alton course is open mar 15 to oct 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-465-9861. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1 Golf Rd, Alton, IL 62002
2American Legion Post 199 Golf Course - Edwardsville,
The American Legion Post 199 Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Madison County Illinois. This course is located in the city of Edwardsville, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 618-656-9774.
Address: 58 State Route 157, Edwardsville, IL 62025
3Arlington Golf Club - Granite City,
The Arlington Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Madison County Illinois. Built in 1962, this Granite City course designed by Robert B. Harris is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-931-5232. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Rural Route 1, Granite City, IL 62040
4Belk Park Golf Course - Wood River,
The Belk Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Madison County Illinois. Built in 1970, this Wood River course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-251-3115. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 880 Belk Park Rd, Wood River, IL 62095
5Benjamin Stephenson House - Edwardsville,
The Benjamin Stephenson House is a Federal style home built in 1820 in the city of Edwardsville, Illinois. The house was constructed by prominent Edwardsville citizen and Illinois politician Benjamin Stephenson. He died shortly after the home's completion and the home had 15 subsequent owners, some of whom made major alterations to the original structure. In 1845 the addition of an ell altered the appearance of the house.
6Bent Oak Golf Course - Breese,
The Bent Oak Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Clinton County Illinois. Built in 1994, this Breese course designed by Joe Basso is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-526-8181. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1725 S Broadway, Breese, IL 62230
7Cahokia - Collinsville,
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is the area of an ancient indigenous city near Collinsville, Illinois. In the American Bottom floodplain, it is across the Mississippi River from St. Louis, Missouri. The 2,200-acre site included 120 human built earthwork mounds over an area of six square miles, although only 80 survive. Cahokia Mounds is the largest archaeological site related to the Mississippian culture, which developed advanced societies in central and eastern North America beginning more than five centuries before the arrival of Europeans.
8Campbell House Museum - , St. Louis,
The Campbell House Museum opened on February 6, 1943, and has served the greater St. Louis area as one of the region's premier historic property museums. The museum was documented as part of the Historic American Buildings Survey between 1936 and 1941, designated a City of St. Louis Landmark in 1946, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977, and became a National Trust for Historic Preservation Save America's Treasures project in 2000.
9Chaifetz Arena - Saint Louis University - , St. Louis,
Chaifetz Arena, that can be found on the campus of Saint Louis University, is a 10,600 seat multi-purpose arena in St. Louis, Missouri that began construction on August 28, 2006, and was completed in April 2008. In February 2007, Chicago-based businessman Richard A. Chaifetz, CEO of ComPsych Corporation and 1975 graduate of SLU, made a $12 million donation to the university, who named the arena in his honor.
10Chatillon-DeMenil House - , St. Louis,
The Chatillon-DeMenil House, located at 3325 DeMenil Place in Soulard, St. Louis, Missouri, was begun in 1848 for the pioneer Henry Chatillon, then enlarged to its present form by prominent St. Louis businessman Nicolas DeMenil from 1855 to 1863. The house serves as a house museum, and according to its nomination to the National Register of Historic Places, "some see the DeMenil House as being the finest example of Greek Revival architecture in the Midwest.
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