city of Central Java Province, Indonesia.
On the eastern side of Solo lies Solo River (Bengawan Solo).
Its built-up (or metro) area made of Surakarta Municipality and 59 districts spread on 7 regencies was home to 3,649,254 inhabitants as of 2010 census.
- (in Indonesian) Badan Pusat Statistik: Luas Daerah menurut Kabupaten/Kota di Provinsi Jawa Tengah Tahun 2009 Archived August 18, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
- "Indonesia: Java (Regencies, Cities and Districts) - Population Statistics in Maps and Charts". www.citypopulation.de.