Waterloo Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Waterloo, IL

General Waterloo Information

State: Illinois

County: Monroe County

Close cities: Millstadt, IL, Columbia, IL, New Athens, IL, Waterloo, IL, Maeystown, IL, Valmeyer, IL, Red Bud, IL, Smithton, IL, Hecker, IL

Waterloo Population (census data)
Total 9,634 (+24.3% since 2000)
Male 4,527 (47.0%)
Female 5,107 (53.0%)

Population Density: 1,731 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.1 (US Avg is 100)

Waterloo Elevation: 717 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1889

Land Area: 5.57 square miles

Median Household Income: $53,938

Zip Codes: 62298.

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Waterloo Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (55.7%)
  • Irish (14.8%)
  • French (7.2%)
  • English (7.1%)
  • United States (4.3%)
  • Italian (3.9%)

Local Waterloo Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, St. Louis University

Waterloo School Information

High Schools
Waterloo High School (200 Bellefontaine Drive, Waterloo, IL, 62298 - Waterloo Community Unit School District 5 District)
Waterloo Junior High School (1 Ed Gardner Place, Waterloo, IL, 62298 - Waterloo Community Unit School District 5 District)
Elementary Schools
Rogers Elementary School (200 N Rogers Street, Waterloo, IL, 62298 - Waterloo Community Unit School District 5 District)
W J Zahnow Elementary School (301 Hamacher Street, Waterloo, IL, 62298 - Waterloo Community Unit School District 5 District)

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