Solon, Iowa 

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Population

2,485

+29.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

1.9%

Median Income

$65,000

Median Home Price

$293,500

Best Places to Live in Solon, Iowa

College town - Eastern Iowa along I-80. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Solon, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Cost of housing
-Outdoor recreation

Local Listings in Solon
 $325,000 
803 Wood Lily Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2636 SqFt
 $485,000 
721 Raymond Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 4169 SqFt
 $799,000 
4128 Deacon Ln NE
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3798 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Iowa City Metro Area

Once the capital of the state, Iowa City is both home to the University of Iowa and a livable city boasting a diverse cultural environment, attractive downtown, and historic campus buildings. True to college-town form, the area has the highest housing costs in the state and one of the highest levels of educational attainment in the country. The city is well-educated, progressive, active, and has a strong community feel. An assortment of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues in a lively downtown and Iowa River riverfront setting anchored by a large pedestrian mall.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Iowa
County: Johnson County
Metro Area: Iowa City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Solon
Zip Codes: 52333
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 708 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Solon is 1.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Solon jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Solon's cost of living is 5.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Solon's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Solon, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Johnson county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Solon's population is 2,485 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 29.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Solon is $293,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Solon public schools spend $10,823 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Solon. More Education


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Housing Market in Solon

It's a good time to buy in Solon. Home Appreciation is up 5.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Solon Real Estate

The median home price in Solon is $293,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Solon   1 Reviews
Community - 11/30/2008
This is a really nice town. It has everything a small town should have including a local brewery run by Jeff and Sal, and wonderful methodist church with a fantastic... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN SOLON, IOWA
52333

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NEW LISTINGS IN SOLON
$325,000
803 Wood Lily Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$485,000
721 Raymond Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$799,000
4128 Deacon Ln NE
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$239,000
4082 Rose Dr NE
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$249,900
712 Randall Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$899,900
4142 Shagbark Ln NE
Bed 6 | Bath 6

$639,000
3382 Mohawk Rd NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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