Former settlement
Solon is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 34°57′16″N 117°47′50″W / 34.95444°N 117.79722°W / 34.95444; -117.79722Coordinates: 34°57′16″N 117°47′50″W / 34.95444°N 117.79722°W / 34.95444; -117.79722
CountryUnited States
CountyKern County
Elevation2,280 ft (695 m)

Solon is a former settlement in Kern County, California.[1] It lay at an elevation of 2280 feet (695 m).[1] Solon was located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad about 8 miles (13 km) east-northeast of Edwards.[2] It appears on maps as of 1942.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Solon, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1108. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.