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Welcome to Arlington ...
The town of Arlington is located in Shelby County.
The location of Arlington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Arlington has a population of 11,696 people<2> (see below for details).
Arlington is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arlington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Arlington: (901)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Arlington had a population of 11,517 people. This makes Arlington the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Arlington represents 0.18% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 45th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,517 people, the population of Arlington increased 348.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,569 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arlington had an population of 11,696 people. This is an increase of 1.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 355.27% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Arlington.
Communities near Arlington ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arlington.
Communities Also Named Arlington ...
While we believe that this Arlington is located in Shelby County, we know of another 2 Tennessee communities named Arlington. Those communities are located in the following counties: Houston and Knox County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 61 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), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arlington.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arlington:
Websites for Arlington ...
Official Website: www.townofarlington.org/
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Arlington: www.townofarlington.org/
The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountytn.gov/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019