Solon Springs, Wisconsin

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Solon Springs, Wisconsin

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High Points

Solon Springs strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):

Category Trophy
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Solon Springs Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 19% Solon Springs Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Solon Springs, Wisconsin

Comparing Solon Springs to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 8 5
Senior Citizens 7 7
Well-Paid Single Men 7 3
Female Share of the Population 6 7
Racial Diversity 5 7
Male Share of the Population 5 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 4
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 5
People Above Poverty 6 2
College Educated Adults 5 3
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 10
Working at Home 9 9
Short Commute Times 4 2
Public Transportation Use 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 8
Affordability of Rents 6 8
Housing Recently Built 6 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 9

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Solon Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles SE of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles NE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Douglas
Metro Area Duluth - Superior
Standard Zip Codes 54873
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.353
Longitude -91.822

Solon Springs Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.4 miles
Jan Temp -5 to 19 F
Apr Temp 27 to 54 F
Jul Temp 54 to 81 F
Oct Temp 32 to 56 F
Annual Precip 31.1 inches
Station GORDON
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp -5 to 19 F
Apr Temp 28 to 53 F
Jul Temp 55 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 55 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 20 F
Apr Temp 27 to 52 F
Jul Temp 53 to 79 F
Oct Temp 33 to 56 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
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Solon Springs Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 576 100%
Male 275 47.7%
Female 301 52.3%
Under 18 123 21.4%
18+ 453 78.6%
65+ 108 18.8%
Median Age 42.6
Average Family Size 2.81
White 544 94.4%
African-American 4 0.7%
Asian 8 1.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 13 2.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 7 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.5%

Estimated Solon Springs Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 577
Growth 1
Growth % 0.2%

Solon Springs Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 30.9%
Norwegian 14.7%
Irish 7.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.2%
Swedish 6.5%
English 6.1%
US/American 5%
Polish 3.6%
Italian 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Scottish 1.6%
European 1.4%
Belgian 1.4%
Greek 1.4%
Lithuanian 0.9%
French Canadian 0.9%
Scandinavian 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.7%
Dutch 0.7%
Lebanese 0.7%
Austrian 0.5%
Slovak 0.5%
Swiss 0.5%
Palestinian 0.5%
British 0.5%
Portuguese 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Solon Springs, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Barnes (54873)
Bennett (54873)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Solon Springs 576 $46,875
Lake Nebagamon 1,015 $59,792
Minong 531 $35,341
Poplar 552 $51,406
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Solon Springs High Schools (2004)

Serves 356 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.1

Solon Springs Colleges

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