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Waterloo
Maison communale (ceety haw) o Waterloo
Maison communale (ceety haw) o Waterloo
Coat o airms o Waterloo
Coat o airms
Waterloo, Belgium is locatit in Belgium
Waterloo, Belgium
Waterloo, Belgium
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°43′2.89″N 04°23′52.48″E / 50.7174694°N 4.3979111°E / 50.7174694; 4.3979111Coordinates: 50°43′2.89″N 04°23′52.48″E / 50.7174694°N 4.3979111°E / 50.7174694; 4.3979111
Kintra Belgium
Region Wallonie
Commonty French Commonty
Province Walloon Brabant
Arrondissement Nivelles
Govrenment
 • Mayor Florence Reuter
 • Governing party/ies MR
Area
 • Total 21.03 km2 (8.12 sq mi)
Population (1 Januar 2016)[1]
 • Tot 29,794
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Postal codes 141Patritcy A 0
Aurie codes 02
Website http://www.waterloo.be/

Waterloo (French pronunciation: [watɛʁlo],[2] Walloon: Waterlô) is a municipality in the province o Walloon Brabant, Belgium, which in 2011 haed a population o 29,706 an an aurie o 21.03 km2 (8.12 sq mi). It is north o Braine-l'Alleud, which is the steid o the Battle o Waterloo, where resurgent Napoleon wis finally defeatit in 1815.

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Waterloo is twinned wi:

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  1. Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
  2. Jean-Marie Pierret, Phonétique historique du français et notions de phonétique générale, Peeters, Louvain-la-Neuve, 1994, p. 103.