Statewide Claims to Fame

Beloit is 1st in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Two or More

Beloit is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income below poverty line

Beloit is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Beloit is 6th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Beloit is 9th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Foreign born residents

Beloit is 18th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Beloit is 20th in Wisconsin out of 140 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 36,842 20th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 17.4 34th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,127.8 43rd 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 7.7% 18th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.1% 21st 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.0% 100th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.4% 143rd 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.9% 134th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 68.9% 140th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 15.1% 5th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 70th 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 86th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 126th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.4% 1st 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 17.1% 6th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 63.5% 140th 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 52.1% 31st 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.2% 9th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 15,177 21st 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.1% 109th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 13,926 22nd 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.7% 82nd 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $89,900 139th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.6 28th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $17,717 142nd $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $36,511 138th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.0% 5th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Beloit Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,003 30th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $467,068 34th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,713 84th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $53,648 25th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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