Demographic info

Boasting an established industrial presence and up-scale suburban reputation, the City of Solon redefines the meaning of "the best of both worlds". Our convenient location to major highways, airports, city services, favorable tax rates, restaurants and Cleveland Metroparks are among the reasons over 900 businesses and numerous families have located to Solon.


The City of Solon, and its strong industrial foundation, is part of Northeast Ohio’s combined Cleveland-Akron-Canton metropolitan area. Residing in Cuyahoga County, Solon serves as the intersection point for US Routes 422 and 91, and offers quick and convenient access to I-480 and I-271, which lie just outside of city lines.


Amenities include a community park with 12 tennis courts, 10 baseball fields, two playground areas, two sand volleyball courts, a full-sized basketball court, a walking path, fitness trail and a pavilion. Also nearby is the Solon Community Recreation Center, the Solon Center for the Arts, Grantwood Golf Course and over 1,200 acres of the Cleveland Metroparks.

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Quick Stats:

County: Cuyahoga

Area: 20.89 Square Miles

Residential Population:
22,779 Residents

8,844 Households


White: 72.1%

Asian: 12.1%

African American:

Hispanic: 1.6%

Asian: 12.1%


Under 5: 4.4%

6-18: 23%

19-35: 10.6%

36-55: 32%

56+: 30%

Median Age: 44.5 years

Education: Bachelor’s degree or higher – 61.3%

Median Home Value: $312,456

Income Tax Rate: 2%

Average Household Income: $104,625

Average Household Size: 2.72

Residential Effective Tax Rate: 77.72

Commercial Effective Tax Rate: 92.32

Cuyahoga County Sales Tax Rate: 8%