Statewide Claims to Fame

Solon is 3rd in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Asian

Solon is 12th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income per household

Solon is 13th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Foreign born residents

Solon is 13th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in People per household

Solon is 14th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income per capita

Solon is 16th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Home median value

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 23,160 65th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 20.4 35th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,146.7 243rd 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 4.5% 256th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.8% 23rd 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.4% 225th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.7% 21st 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 57.0% 23rd 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Race - White 77.5% 239th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.6% 61st 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 227th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 10.0% 3rd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 182nd 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 207th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.5% 196th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 76.5% 237th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Female residents 51.3% 218th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 12.6% 13th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Housing units 8,765 87th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 11.5% 239th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 8,137 84th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 85.1% 38th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $276,400 16th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.8 13th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $47,367 14th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $98,581 12th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.4% 243rd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Solon Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,245 31st 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $394,517 70th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $17,961 85th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $46,366 73rd $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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