Beloit, Wisconsin

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City of Beloit, Wisconsin
Downtown Beloit
Downtown Beloit
Gateway To Wisconsin
Location of Beloit in Rock County, Wisconsin
Location of Beloit in Rock County, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 42°30′30″N 89°01′54″W / 42.50833°N 89.03167°W / 42.50833; -89.03167
Country United States
State Wisconsin
IncorporatedFebruary 24, 1846 (village)
March 31, 1856 (city)
 • Total17.64 sq mi (45.69 km2)
 • Land17.32 sq mi (44.84 km2)
 • Water0.33 sq mi (0.84 km2)
751 ft (228.9 m)
 • Total36,966
 • Estimate 
 • Density2,123.77/sq mi (820.01/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code55-06500

Beloit is a city in southern Wisconsin near the Illinois border just north of Rockford, Illinois. The city has two colleges: Blackhawk Technical College and Beloit College.[2]

Beloit is located on the north side of the border between Wisconsin and Illinois.

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  1. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 28, 2019.
  2. "Beloit Daily News - Local News, City Council candidates face off in forum". Archived from the original on 2019-06-21. Retrieved 2019-06-21.