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Arlington Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Arlington Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
394,266

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.7%
5 - 17:
19.0%
18 - 24:
11.5%
25 - 34:
15.8%
35 - 54:
25.7%
55 - 64:
10.8%
Over 65 Years:
10.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
6.9%
6.9%
85.2%
85.2%
30.9%
30.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Arlington
USA
$28,904
$28,904
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Arlington
USA
$63,351
$63,351
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.2%

Employment Industries in Arlington

 
Retail
Healthcare
Manufacturing
Education
Accommodation
Construction
Transportation
Other
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance
Administration
Wholesale
Public Service
11.8%
11.8%
11.8%
11.8%
10.3%
10.3%
9.7%
9.7%
8.5%
8.5%
7.7%
7.7%
7.4%
7.4%
5.6%
5.6%
5.3%
5.3%
4.8%
4.8%
4.7%
4.7%
3.3%
3.3%
2.8%
2.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black or African American
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
38.5%
38.5%
29.2%
29.2%
22.4%
22.4%
6.6%
6.6%
2.8%
2.8%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
English
Irish
African
Italian
European
Scottish
French
Nigerian
Scots-Irish
Polish
British
Swedish
Other Subsaharan African
Norwegian
Jordanian
Dutch
Czech
Ghanian
Sudanese
7.5%
7.5%
5.9%
5.9%
5.6%
5.6%
2.7%
2.7%
1.5%
1.5%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.2%
1.2%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Vietnamese
Arabic
African languages
French
Langs. of India
Chinese
Urdu
Other Indo-European
Tagalog
German/Yiddish
Native American languages
Persian
Other Asian languages
Portuguese
Korean
Pacific Island languages
French Creole
Hungarian
65.8%
65.8%
22.2%
22.2%
3.5%
3.5%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.0%
1.0%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Arlington Residents:
20.8%