Solon, Ohio Population 2021

22,585
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Solon is a city located in Cuyahoga County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 22,585, it is the 72nd largest city in Ohio and the 1691st largest city in the United States . Solon is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -3.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,348 in 2010. Solon reached it's highest population of 23,330 in 2010. Spanning over 20 miles, Solon has a population density of 1,109 people per square mile.

The average household income in Solon is $145,286 with a poverty rate of 5.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,268 per month, and the median house value is $286,200. The median age in Solon is 44.5 years, 44.1 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Solon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Solon was:

  • White: 72.31%
  • Black or African American: 12.54%
  • Asian: 11.22%
  • Two or more races: 3.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.17%
The current population of Solon, Ohio is 22,585 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,876.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,348.

Solon, Ohio Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,59372.31%
Black or African American2,87712.54%
Asian2,57411.22%
Two or More Races7663.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.25%
Some Other Race420.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.17%
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Solon Population by Race

Solon Population Pyramid $2021

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Solon Median Age

44.5


Total

44.1


Male

44.8


Female

Solon Adults

There are 16,989 adults, (3,862 of whom are seniors) in Solon.

Solon Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Solon Sex Ratio

Female

11,681

50.90%

Male

11,266

49.10%

Solon Population by Age

Solon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Solon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.7%6.3%
All82.7%17.3%
Male71.5%28.5%
Female63.5%36.5%
Non Family60.2%39.8%

82.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Solon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4812.6982.7
Married5,5393.1693.7
Non Family1,9331.1160.2
Female7183.0963.5
Male2913.2671.5

3.09

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Solon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade840.53%
9th to 12th Grade3842.43%
High School Graduate2,23114.12%
Some College2,43115.39%
Associates Degree9656.11%
Bachelors Degree4,81730.49%
Graduate Degree4,88830.94%
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Solon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Solon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,66011,3987,124
Black1,9891,862929
Asian1,7501,7001,439
Hispanic201175134
2+ Races15314561
Islander575723
Native American171414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 82.35%.

Solon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,054$80,466$46,039
Less Than 9th Grade$40,221$40,827$16,827
High School Graduate$30,773$38,424$22,391
Some College$40,729$53,712$33,571
Bachelors Degree$67,099$85,735$47,988
Graduate Degree$95,887$110,717$77,798

$64,054

Average Earnings

$80,466

Average Male

$46,039

Average Female

Solon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Solon Language by Age

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Solon Language

81.79% of Solon residents speak only English, while 18.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.37% of the population.

Solon Language

Solon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,1877894.87%
Black2,7591676.05%
Asian2,5741425.52%
Multiple753537.04%
Hispanic378123.17%
Islander571119.30%

5.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.91%

Male Poverty Rate

6.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Solon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Solon is Islander, with 19.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Solon is Hispanic, with 3.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.56%.

Solon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.26%
High School9.10%
Some College6.76%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%

Solon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed36.84%
Female Unemployed21.65%
Female Employed2.72%
Male Employed1.73%

Solon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Solon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$107,286$145,286
Families$133,677$171,295
Married Families$148,144-
Non Families$41,091$52,095
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Income by Household Type

Solon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Solon Married by Age and Sex

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Solon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Solon Marital Status by Race

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Solon Marital Status

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721

Number of Veterans

659

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam302
First Gulf War64
Second Gulf War51
World War II38
Korea38

Solon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+226
65 to 74220
55 to 64160
35 to 5472
18 to 3443

Solon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5634.43%
Black1356.35%
Asian201.11%
Hispanic93.96%
Native American317.65%

Solon Veterans by Race

Solon Veterans by Education

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1.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Solon Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Solon Employment by Age

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Solon Employment by Race

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Solon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.51%

Born in Solon

85.22%

Native Born

14.78%

Foreign Born

5.60%

Non Citizen

9.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.22% of Solon residents were born in the United States, with 66.51% having been born in Ohio. 5.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Solon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202122,585-97-0.43%
202022,682-97-0.43%
201922,779-97-0.42%
201822,876-91-0.40%
201722,967-112-0.49%
201623,079-11-0.05%
201523,090-42-0.18%
201423,132-25-0.11%
201323,157-7-0.03%
201223,164-64-0.28%
201123,228-102-0.44%
201023,3301,5280.68%
200021,8023,2541.63%
199018,5484,2072.61%
198014,3413,1942.55%
197011,1474,8145.82%
19606,3333,7639.44%
19502,5700.00%

Solon Population by Year