Arlington

Nestled between Dallas and Fort Worth, Arlington, TX, emerges as a vibrant and diverse city, offering an array of attractions, a thriving economy, and a warm community vibe that beckons to homebuyers from all walks of life. Known as the American Dream City, Arlington is celebrated for its competitive spirit, economic growth, and the rich tapestry of its neighborhoods. 

 

Welcome to Arlington: The American Dream City

Arlington's identity is deeply rooted in the American Dream, earning accolades such as the "Best Big City" in the South by Money magazine and the No. 1 City for Economic Development in North Texas by the Dallas Business Journal. Home to iconic franchises like the Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Rangers, Arlington is not just a hub for sports enthusiasts but a city where education, economic vitality, and community prosperity thrive side by side.

 

With a population surpassing 375,000, Arlington is the third-largest city in North Texas, offering a dynamic lifestyle that combines urban conveniences with suburban comfort​​. Its economic landscape is bolstered by major employers like General Motors, the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), and a host of entertainment venues that provide a robust job market for professionals across various sectors​​.

 

Diverse Neighborhoods for Every Lifestyle

Arlington is a mosaic of neighborhoods, each with its unique charm. From the bustling streets of Downtown Arlington to the serene landscapes of Dalworthington Gardens and Pantego, the city caters to diverse preferences, whether you're seeking the vibrancy of urban living or the tranquility of a suburban retreat.

 

  • Downtown Arlington offers a mix of modern living spaces, cultural venues, and historic sites, making it an attractive option for those who love the city life.
  • Dalworthington Gardens and Pantego boast a rich history and a commitment to community and economic prosperity, offering a blend of residential comfort and commercial opportunity.

A Hub for Education and Economic Development

Education forms the backbone of Arlington's community, with institutions ranging from pre-K to Ph.D. programs offered by the prestigious UTA and Tarrant County College. The city's focus on building a well-trained workforce supports local businesses and fosters economic development, making it an ideal place for both families and businesses​​.

 

Recreation and Attractions: A City of Entertainment

Arlington is synonymous with entertainment, home to the AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Park. Beyond sports, the city is rich in cultural attractions, including the International Bowling Museum and River Legacy Park, offering endless recreational activities for residents and visitors alike​​.

 

The Real Estate Market: A Place to Call Home

The Arlington housing market presents an attractive proposition for homebuyers, with a median home price slightly lower than the national average, offering great value for your investment​​. The city's neighborhoods provide a variety of housing options, from high-rise condominiums in the city center to spacious family homes in its quieter suburbs.

 

Your Next Home Awaits in Arlington

Arlington, TX, is more than just a city; it's a community where dreams come to life, offering a blend of economic opportunity, cultural richness, and a high quality of life. Whether you're drawn to its economic prospects, educational institutions, or the plethora of entertainment options, Arlington is a city that welcomes all with open arms.

 

Considering making Arlington your new home? Work with local real estate expert David Allen to navigate the diverse housing market and find a home that fits your dream. In a city that prides itself on making dreams a reality, your perfect home is waiting for you in Arlington. This exploration into what makes Arlington, a desirable place to live underscores the city's commitment to growth, diversity, and community—a true embodiment of the American Dream.

Overview for Arlington, TX

392,304 people live in Arlington, where the median age is 33.1 and the average individual income is $30,659. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

392,304

Total Population

33.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$30,659

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Arlington, TX

Arlington has 136,263 households, with an average household size of 2.85. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Arlington do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 392,304 people call Arlington home. The population density is 4,093.29 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

392,304

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33.1

Median Age

48.98 / 51.02%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
136,263

Total Households

2.85

Average Household Size

$30,659

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Arlington, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby Arlington. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Berry Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Jones Fine Arts / Dual Language Academy
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Park Row Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
St Maria Goretti Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
Uplift Summit International Pri
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Texas Leadership Of Arlington
PUBLIC
K - 11th
2/5
Newman International Academy At Pioneer
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
2/5
Arlington High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Goodman Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Sam Houston High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Thornton Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Little Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Sherrod Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Kooken Educational Center
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Wimbish World Language Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
Uplift Summit International High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Newman International Academy Of Arlington
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
Newman International Academy At Gibbins
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
Ditto Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Speer Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Turning Point Secondary School
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Arlington College And Career High School
PUBLIC
9th - 9th
No rating available
Primrose School Of N E Green Oaks
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Ameen People Montessori
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
Uplift Summit International Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Premier H S Of Arlington
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Crow Leadership Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
South Davis Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Community Based Pk
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Tate Springs Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Martha Reid Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Iltexas Arlington Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Williams Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Corey Fine Arts / Dual Language Academy
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Charlotte Anderson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
D P Morris Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Mansfield Summit High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Imogene Gideon Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 4th
3/5
Della Icenhower Intermediate
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
Tccse Early College H S At Timberview
PUBLIC
9th - 11th
No rating available
Dr Sarah Jandrucko Academy For Early Learners
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Cornerstone Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Arlington Classics Academy - Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Manara Stem Academy - Arlington
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
FitzGerald Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 10th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Arlington Collegiate High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Glenn Harmon Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
Janet Brockett Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Carol Holt Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
4/5
Iltexas Arlington Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Ashworth Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
R F Patterson Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 4th
3/5
Thelma Jones Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
Bebensee Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Venture Alter High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Pearcy Stem Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Seguin High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Cross Timbers Intermediate
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
Kenneth Davis Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 4th
2/5
Mansfield Timberview High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Burton Adventist Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Grace Preparatory Academy
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
St Joseph Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available

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