Solon 82 Exceptional
Solon Livability #160 ranked city in Iowa#2,239 ranked city in the USARanks better than 92% of areas

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C- Solon Amenities Some amenities close to this location
C- Solon Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% higher than Iowa
1011% more expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Solon cost of living
A+ Solon Crime Total crime is 73% lower than Iowa
Total crime
54978% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 18378% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Solon crime
B- Solon Employment Household income is 35% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$73,75033% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$31,6866% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%45% lower than the US average
Solon employment
D+ Solon Housing Home value is 50% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$199,6008% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$70026% lower than the US average
Home ownership
74%16% higher than the US average
Solon real estate or Solon rentals
A+ Solon Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
98%18% higher than the US average
School test scores
88%79% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:16% lower than the US average
Solon K-12 schools
N/A Solon User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Solon
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      Solon transportation information

      Average one way commute22min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.9%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.3%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.7%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.2%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home4.7%4.5%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Solon, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).