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Beloit is a city in Rock County, in the Janesville metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Beloit. For links to other places called Beloit, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Beloit is 42.508N. The longitude is -89.031W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 751 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 35,505.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Beloit demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rock County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Janesville-Beloit area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 53511 ZIP code.
23% of Beloit residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Beloit ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Beloit was $16,912, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Beloit residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Beloit include Bluff Street Historic District, Near East Side Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Beloit, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $431. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $763.
Libraries in Beloit include Beloit Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Beloit include Beloit Daily News
Rock County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Beloit political report.
The average commute time for Beloit workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 13 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Beloit between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly lower than the national norm.
Beloit, WIPros: Low housing costs, diverse population, beautiful river, exceptional education and facilities, nice people, good shopping, small town service with big city amenities.
Cons: Near the City of Janesville.
This is a good place to Meet new people, explore, attend festivals.
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