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Welcome to Solon ...
The location of Solon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Solon has a population of 22,792 people<3> (see below for details).
Solon was established in 1820.
The community of Solon is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Solon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Solon ...
Official Website: www.solonohio.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Solon had an population of 22,792 people. This is a decrease of 2.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.54% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Solon had a population of 23,348 people. This makes Solon the county's 12th most populous community.
The population of Solon represents 0.2% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 23,348 people, the population of Solon increased 7.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 21,802 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Solon.
Communities Also Named Solon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Solon - they are located in California, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, New York, Tennessee and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Solon.
Communities near Solon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Solon.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Solon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Solon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Solon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Solon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Solon. See our Newspapers Page for Solon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Solon ...
Looking for more information about Solon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Solon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Solon.
Adding Solon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Solon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Solon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Solon on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Solon on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Solon: www.solonohio.org/
The official website for Cuyahoga County: www.cuyahoga.oh.us/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022