Introduction to South Beloit, Illinois
South Beloit, Illinois, in Winnebago county, is 13 miles S Janesville, Wisconsin and 68 miles SW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The city is conveniently located inside the Rockford metropolitan area. There are an estimated 5,397 people in South Beloit.
South Beloit History
This region is rich in forests, flowers, plants, trees, lakes, rivers, and deer. The name Beloit was derived from the French word bellotte, meaning pretty.
South Beloit and nearby Attractions
- Angel Museum
- Beckman Mill
- Palmer Park
- Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden
- Tallman House
Things To Do In South Beloit
Local museums include the Angel Museum, the Brodhead Depot Museum, the Burpee Museum of Natural History and the Discovery Center Museum. The Tallman House, the Beckman Mill, and the Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden are all nearby as well.
South Beloit Transportation
O’Hare International Airport is the local airport.
South Beloit Higher Education
Nearby colleges include Beloit College, Blackhawk Technical College and Edgewood College.