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Beloit, WI: What you need to know

On the southern border of the state and nicknamed “Gateway to Wisconsin” is Beloit, a city near the confluence of Rock River and Turtle Creek. The downtown area is designated a Wisconsin Main Street district, and the local economy is strong in agriculture, biotechnology, education, food processing and manufacturing. Higher education options include Beloit College, Concordia University-Beloit and Blackhawk Technical College, and the Beloit Snappers baseball team is part of the Oakland Athletics organization.


Beloit, WI City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 36,858
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $37,500
Median Home Price $85,200
Walkscore 38

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Beloit, WI Demographics

Median Population in Beloit, WI

Median Age 34%
Age 18 Over 73.7%
Age 21 Over 67.8%
Age 62 Over 15.9%
Age 65 Over 12.5%

Race in Beloit, WI

  Ethnicity White 78.3%
  Ethnicity Black 10.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 18.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 3.5%

Population By Gender in Beloit, WI

  Male 47.9%
  Female 52.1%

Language in Beloit, WI

  English Only 82.8%
  English Other 17.2%

Economics in Beloit, WI

  Median Household Income $37,500
  Median Home Price $85,200
  Homes Owned 41.7%
  Homes Rent 58.3%
  Median Property Rent $722

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Commute Types in Beloit, WI

  Walked 4.5%
  Worked at Home 3.4%
  Public Transportation 0.6%
  Other Means 1.5%
  Drove Alone 75.8%
  Carpooled 14.2%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 10
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