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Arlington, TX is a vibrant community with plenty to offer. With a population of 392,304 and a density of 4,163 people per square mile, the city has a lively atmosphere. Local businesses in the area include Six Flags Over Texas, AT&T Stadium, Globe Life Field, and Levitt Pavilion. Year-round outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, kayaking, and camping can be enjoyed at River Legacy Park or Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. Community organizations like Mission Arlington+ also serve the Arlington area by providing meals and other services to those in need. Additionally, the city is home to several professional sports teams such as the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers for residents to enjoy watching year round. With an abundance of activities available all year long it is easy to see why Arlington is one of the most popular places to live in Texas!

The population in Arlington is 392,304. There are 4,095 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Arlington is 33.1, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Arlington is 2.8, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Arlington
- 48.3% are married
- 11.1% are divorced
- 35.4% are married with children
- 21.5% have children, but are single
Race in Arlington

- 40.1% are White
- 21.4% are Black
- 6.8% are Asian
- 0.3% are Native American
- 0.2% claim Other
- 28.9% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 2.2% Two or more races
- 0.1% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

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Over 3 years ago

Great proximity to both Dallas and Ft Worth. Good selection of restaurants. Nice neighborhoods with beautiful oaks and rolling hills. Close to 6 Flags, Dallas Cowboys  More

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Over 6 years ago

I’ve lived in Arlington since 1976. It is now nothing but apartment complexes for as far as you can see and they are mostly section 8. Crime is out of control. We are  More

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Over 7 years ago

If you have a good car you can travel to the cities bordering Arlington (within 15 miles) and pay their non-citizen fees and use their very nice senior facilities.   More

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