The City of Waterloo, IL
The city of Waterloo is located in the state of Illinois in Monroe County and has a population of 9,980 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Waterloo is Chesterfield, approximately 33 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Waterloo, including Dairy Queen Brazier, China Star, Arby's Roast Beef Restaurant, Courthouse Cafe & Collectibles and Mcdonald's of Waterloo. For a larger selection of Waterloo restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Waterloo Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Columbia Golf Club, Acorns Golf Links, River Lakes Golf Course, Annbriar Golf Course and Columbia Bridges Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Waterloo please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Waterloo:
- Belleville MidAmerica-St. Louis Airport (BLV)
- Lambert-St. Louis Intl. Airport (STL)
- Spirit of St. Louis Airport (SUS)
- St. Louis Downtown Airport (CPS)
Waterloo, Illinois Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Waterloo experiences an average high temperature of 42 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 25 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.4 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Waterloo with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Waterloo to receive an average of 2.71 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.6 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Waterloo should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 67 degrees, and nighttime lows of 46.
Waterloo, Illinois Attractions
1Campbell 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.
2Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis - , St. Louis,
The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, which is also referred to as the Saint Louis Cathedral or the New Cathedral, was completed in 1914 in St. Louis, Missouri, as the archdiocesan replacement for the Cathedral of St. Louis, King of France. Although workers began clearing ground for the building on May 1, 1907, dedication of the Cathedral and its first mass did not take place until October 18, 1914, when the superstructure was complete.
3Chaifetz 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.
4Chatillon-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.
5Chesterfield Golf Club - Chesterfield,
The Chesterfield Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Saint Louis County Missouri. This course is located in the city of Chesterfield, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 314-469-1432.
Address: 815 River Valley Dr, Chesterfield, MO 63017
6City Museum - , St. Louis,
City Museum is a museum, consisting largely of repurposed architectural and industrial objects, housed in the former International Shoe building in the Washington Avenue Loft District of St. Louis, Missouri.
7Clinton Hill Country Club - Belleville,
The Clinton Hill Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Saint Clair County Illinois. Built in 1969, this Belleville course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-277-3700. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 3700 Old Collinsville Rd, Belleville, IL 62226
8Columbia Bridges Golf Club - Columbia,
The Columbia Bridges Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Monroe County Illinois. Built in 1996, this Columbia course designed by Gary Kern is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-281-3900. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1655 Columbia Bridges Dr, Columbia, IL 62236
9Columbia Golf Club - Columbia,
The Columbia Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Monroe County Illinois. Built in 1960, this Columbia course designed by Al Linkogel is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 618-286-4455. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 125 AA Rd, Columbia, IL 62236
10Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis - , St. Louis,
Entryway of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis.
Waterloo, Illinois Hotels
9Best Western Shalimar Plaza Hotel & Conference Center
1200 W Gannon Dr
Festus, MO 63028
Waterloo, Illinois Restaurants
This is a list of Waterloo Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Bar & Grill Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published November 7, 2011
Meet me in St. Louis before the impressive Gateway Arch, visit the Westward Expansion Museum and St. Louis Art Museum and do not miss the Cathedral Basilica St. Louis!