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Thinking of Living in Arlington, MA? (Infographic)

Are you thinking of living in Arlington, MA? Arlington is a town in Massachusetts’s Middlesex with a population of approximately 46,308 and a median income of $108,389. 

Below are demographics and household data that you will find useful if you are thinking of living in Arlington. The information presented in this article are based on data from the US Census American Community Survey.

Arlington, MA Infographic

Arlington, MA Infographic
Arlington, MA Infographic

What is the Population of Arlington, MA?

The population of Arlington, MA is approximately 46,308.

Are Arlington Residents Well Educated?

70.9% of Arlington residents have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where 44% of Massachusetts residents have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher.

Is Arlington, MA Diverse?

79.7% of Arlington residents are White, 12.3% of Arlington residents are Asians, 4.9% of Arlington residents are Hispanic and 3.1% of Arlington residents are African Americans.

Are There a Lot of Children Living in Arlington, MA?

21.30% of Arlington residents are children under 18 years old and 6.80% of Arlington residents are children under 5 years old. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where 20% of Massachusetts residents are children under 18 years old.

Is there a Large Senior Citizen Population in Arlington, MA? 

16.7% of Arlington residents are seniors aged 65 years old and older. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where 17% of Massachusetts residents are seniors aged 65 years old and older.

What is the Average Income of Arlington Residents?

Arlington has a median household income of $108,389. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where the median household income is $81,215.

Are There a Lot of Rentals in Arlington, MA?

In Arlington, 42.0% of housing units are rentals while 58.0% of housing units in Arlington are owner occupied.

How Much Is Rent in Arlington, MA? 

The median gross rent in Arlington is $1,730. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where the median gross rent is $1,282.

What is the Median Home Value in Arlington, MA?

The Median Home Value of owner-occupied homes in Arlington is $642,200.

What County is Arlington, MA located in?

Arlington, MA is in Middlesex county.

How Big is Arlington, MA?

Arlington is 5.2 square miles.

How Long is the Average Commute to Work for Arlington Residents?

The mean travel time to work for Arlington residents is 34 minutes. Compare this to overall Massachusetts where the average time to work is 30 minutes.

What is the Property Tax Rate in Arlington, MA?

The average property tax rate in Massachusetts is 14.34. Every town in Massachusetts sets its own property tax rate (mill rate). To get Arlington’s property tax rate, check out our article: Massachusetts Property Tax Rates: Town by Town List

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Data Source: US Census American Community Survey