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Welcome to Arlington ...

The city of Arlington is primarily located in Kingsbury County<1>. A portion of Arlington extends into Brookings County.

The location of Arlington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Arlington has a population of 852 people<3> (see below for details).

Arlington was established in 1880.

The community of Arlington is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Arlington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arlington is located in the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Arlington had an population of 852 people. This is a decrease of 6.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arlington had a population of 915 people (or 17.77% of the total population of Kingsbury County). This makes Arlington the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Arlington represents 0.11% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 96th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 915 people, the population of Arlington decreased 7.76% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 992 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arlington.

Communities Also Named Arlington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 62 communities that are also named Arlington - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arlington.

Communities near Arlington ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arlington.

  • Brookings [Brookings County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookings have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookings
    • Brookings [Brookings County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 24,509 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookings
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookings<6>
  • Volga [Brookings County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Volga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Volga
    • Volga [Brookings County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,020 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Volga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Volga<6>
  • Estelline [Hamlin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Estelline have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estelline
    • Estelline [Hamlin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estelline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estelline<6>
  • Lake Preston [Kingsbury County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Preston
    • Lake Preston [Kingsbury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 556 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Preston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Preston<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Norden [Hamlin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Norden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Norden
      • Lake Norden [Hamlin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 502 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Norden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Norden<6>
    • North Grove Addition [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Grove Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Grove Addition
      • North Grove Addition [Brookings County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2014: 471 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Grove Addition
    • Ramona [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramona
      • Ramona [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 210 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramona<6>
    • Bruce [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruce
      • Bruce [Brookings County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 209 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bruce<6>
    • Sinai [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sinai have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sinai
      • Sinai [Brookings County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 125 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sinai
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sinai<6>
    • Oldham [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldham
      • Oldham [Kingsbury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 120 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldham<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arlington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arlington.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arlington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Arlington.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arlington. See our Newspapers Page for Arlington.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington ...

Looking for more information about Arlington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arlington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arlington.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arlington. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Kingsbury, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arlington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arlington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arlington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arlington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arlington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3644, Longitude: -97.1331       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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