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Beloit, Iowa
Beloit, Iowa is located in Iowa
Beloit, Iowa
Beloit, Iowa
Location in Iowa
Beloit, Iowa is located in the United States
Beloit, Iowa
Beloit, Iowa
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Iowa
County Lyon
Township Lyon
1,243 ft (379 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 712
GNIS feature ID 454505

Beloit is an unincorporated community in Lyon County, Iowa, United States.


Beloit is located on the banks of the Big Sioux River in northwestern Iowa just across the river from Canton, South Dakota. U.S. Route 18 is just one mile to the north in Canton.


Originally served by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad from 1881 until 1980, Beloit is currently served by the D&I Railroad. Beloit was home to Augustana College in 1881, but was then moved into Canton in 1888.

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