A Place to Put Down Roots.

Solon is ideally located in northern Johnson County between Iowa City and Cedar Rapids which brings a combination of opportunities that enhance the quality of life for those who call the Solon community home.  A neighbor to Lake Macbride State Park and Coralville Reservoir, these scenic nature areas near Solon provide a variety of recreation activities such as bike trails, hiking, camping, boating and fishing, and two golf courses add to the outdoor recreation opportunities. The Solon Recreation and Nature Area is a 57-acre city park on Solon’s west side that is a wonderful reflection of community collaboration of the city and school district working together as a community.  Solon Main Street is destination and foodies won’t be disappointed when they stroll Main Street and find authentic recipes and farm-fresh menus.