Solon Real Estate
Neighborhoods/Developments in Solon, ME
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Solon is a town in Somerset County, Maine, United States. Solon is a picturesque village containing historic architecture.
Originally called T1 R2 EKR, the plantation would known as Spauldingtown after Thomas Spaulding, a grantee. It was settled in 1782 by William Hilton from Wiscasset, who purchased 500 acres. On February 23, 1809 it was incorporated as Solon, named after Solon, a statesman and poet of Ancient Greece.
According to the US census, the town has a total area of 41.0 square miles, of which 39.9 square miles is land and 1.1 square miles (2.63%) is water. Solon is drained by Fall Brook, Michael Stream and the Kennebec River, where Caratunk Falls has a descent of 20 feet.
It borders the towns of Bingham and Brighton Plantation to the north, Athens to the east, Cornville and Madison to the south, and Embden to the west.
As of the 2000 census, there were 940 people, 398 households, and 257 families residing in the town. The population density was 23.6 people per square mile. There were 581 housing units at an average density of 14.6 per square mile.
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