Arlington, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Arlington, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
45,304
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
5.2%
Median Home
$642,200
Median Income
$108,389
Median Rent
$1,730

Arlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
10
Education
9.5
Commute
4

Arlington, MA Crime Report

201
Total Crimes
440.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-82.21%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Arlington
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 201 440.7 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 34 74.5 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 8 17.5 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 46.0 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 167 366.1 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 16 35.1 179.0 340.5
Larceny 139 304.7 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 26.3 89.0 219.9

Arlington, MA Cost Of Living

160
Arlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Arlington Massachusetts National Average
Overall 160 131 100
Services 130 122 100
Groceries 108 109 100
Health 118 121 100
Housing 253 165 100
Transportation 111 107 100
Utilities 115 114 100

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Population over time in Arlington

Year Population % Change
2019 45,304 0.3%
2018 45,147 0.3%
2017 44,992 1.3%
2016 44,408 0.6%
2015 44,128 0.9%
2014 43,728 1.0%
2013 43,308 0.8%
2012 42,952 0.9%
2011 42,570 0.8%
2010 42,240 -

Race / Ethnicity in Arlington

White
75.8% (34,356)
African American
3.1% (1,387)
American Indian
0.1% (27)
Asian
12.3% (5,567)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (92)
Two Or More
3.6% (1,649)
Hispanic
4.9% (2,226)
Race Arlington MA USA
White 75.8% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 3.1% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 12.3% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.9% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Arlington

Female
53.6% (24,282)
Male
46.4% (21,022)
Gender Arlington MA USA
Female 53.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Arlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (906)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (906)
High School / GED
12.0% (5,436)
Some College
9.0% (4,077)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,812)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (13,591)
Master's Degree
28.0% (12,685)
Professional Degree
5.0% (2,265)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (3,624)
Education Arlington MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 9.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 28.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Arlington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.5% (158,498)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (121,903)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (230,262)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (215,054)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.4% (289,669)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.5% (518,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (536,804)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (870,435)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.0% (587,181)
$200,000 or more
22.1% (1,001,844)
Income Arlington MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.4% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.5% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.0% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 22.1% 13.2% 7.7%

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