Why you'd want to live in Solon
Named “Best Town to Raise a Family” by NE Ohio Parent Magazine, Solon is a safe and vibrant community. With a population of just under 23,000, Solon is a bustling town with many amenities. Solon is in close proximity to major highways, airports, and Cleveland metroparks. Solon is home to over 900 businesses, 60 of which are restaurants. Some restaurants include 56 Kitchen, Lee’s Seafood Boil, and Senorita Bonita’s. In addition to many dining options, Solon is also home to five shopping centers. Solon is happy to offer its residents access to the Solon Community Center and Community Garden. Here you can find many different types of programs for youth, teens, adults, and senior citizens. Solon is also home to the Solon Municipal Pool, Solon Community Park, Timberlake Park, Portz Parkway Fitness Trail, and outdoor basketball and tennis courts. There are approximately 1,200 students currently enrolled across seven schools: Solon Preschool, Lewis Elementary School, Parkside Elementary School, Roxbury Elementary School, Orchard Middle School, Solon Middle School, and Solon High School. Solon school district has received the #1 education ranking from Cleveland Magazine for the past 12 years.