South Beloit is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 7,680 people and two constituent neighborhoods, South Beloit is the 256th largest community in Illinois.
South Beloit is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, South Beloit is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Beloit who work in sales jobs (15.64%), office and administrative support (13.76%), and management occupations (5.74%).
The education level of South Beloit citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.88% of adults 25 and older in South Beloit have a college degree.
The per capita income in South Beloit in 2010 was $23,400, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,600 for a family of four. However, South Beloit contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
South Beloit is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call South Beloit home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Beloit residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in South Beloit include Irish, English, Swedish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in South Beloit is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.