Demographics of Arlington, Texas and Fast Facts
Arlington has it all: an excellent location, an educated population and a welcoming environment for relocations and expansions of all types. With more than 365,000 residents, Arlington is the third-largest city in North Texas.
Population Estimate: 365,930 as of February 22, 2012
Age Distribution (Census 2010)
|18 to 44||40.7%|
|45 to 64||23.3%|
|Land Area||99.5 square miles|
|Extraterritorial Jurisdiction||457.7 acres|
|Public Park Land||4,562.2 acres|
|City Parks||1,394 acres|
|Community Parks||882 acres|
|Linear Parks||1,820 acres|
|Neighborhood Parks||382.3 acres|
|Natural Areas||173.1 acres|
|Lake Arlington Surface Area||1,957 acres|
The weather is generally cooperative for getting outdoors, with a daily mean temperature of 66 degrees Fahrenheit and average humidity of 56 percent. Average annual rainfall is 33 inches.
Sales Tax: 8.00%
Arlington has a large, well-educated and diverse workforce. Over 50 percent of the city’s population is between the ages of 18 and 44. Texas is second only to California in the level of high-tech employment.
DFW International Airport
Arlington Municipal Airport
Aircraft Operations: Averages 380 per day
Total Based Aircraft: Approximately 300
Aviation Businesses: 25