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Welcome to Beloit ...

The city of Beloit is located in Rock County.

The location of Beloit has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Beloit has a population of 37,018 people<2> (see below for details).

Beloit is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Beloit lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Beloit ...

Official Website:   www.ci.beloit.wi.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.greaterbeloitchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Beloit had an population of 37,018 people. This is an increase of 0.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Beloit had a population of 36,966 people (which is 23.06% of the total population of Rock County). This makes Beloit the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Beloit represents 0.65% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 36,966 people, the population of Beloit increased 3.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 35,775 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Beloit.

Communities Also Named Beloit ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Beloit - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Beloit.

Communities near Beloit ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Beloit.

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    • Rockford [Winnebago County]

      • Rockford [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockford
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    • Janesville [Rock County]

      • Janesville [Rock County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janesville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
    • Belvidere [Boone County]

      • Belvidere [Boone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
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    • Loves Park [Winnebago County]

      • Loves Park [Winnebago County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loves Park
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    • Machesney Park [Winnebago County]

      • Machesney Park [Winnebago County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machesney Park
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    • Roscoe [Winnebago County]

      • Roscoe [Winnebago County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roscoe
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    • Milton [Rock County]

      • Milton [Rock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
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    • Poplar Grove [Boone County]

      • Poplar Grove [Boone County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar Grove
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    • Janesville [Rock County]

      • Janesville [Rock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janesville
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    • Fulton [Rock County]

      • Fulton [Rock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Beloit
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Beloit. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Beloit.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Beloit. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Beloit.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Beloit. Our list includes 29 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Beloit.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beloit ...

Looking for more information about Beloit? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Beloit? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Beloit, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Beloit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Rock County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Beloit: www.ci.beloit.wi.us/

The official website for Rock County: www.co.rock.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beloit.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beloit - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beloit) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beloit. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beloit

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beloit. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5239, Longitude: -89.0201       In this case, the coordinates for Beloit have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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