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Welcome to Arlington ...
The city of Arlington is located in Tarrant 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 396,394 people<2> (see below for details).
Arlington was established in 1841.
The community of Arlington is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arlington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Arlington: (817) & (682)<4>
The ZIP codes for Arlington: 76001-76007, 76010-76019, 76094, 76096<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Arlington had a population of 365,438 people (or 20.2% of the total population of Tarrant County). This makes Arlington the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Arlington represents 1.45% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 365,438 people, the population of Arlington increased 9.75% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 332,969 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arlington had an population of 396,394 people. This is an increase of 8.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.05% 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 starting from Arlington and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arlington.
Communities Also Named Arlington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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, Tennessee (3), 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 ...
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.ci.arlington.tx.us/
The official website for Tarrant County: www.tarrantcounty.com/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019