Arlington, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Arlington, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
45,379
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
5.5%
Median Home
$687,600
Median Income
$114,576
Median Rent
$1,756

Arlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
10
Education
10
Commute
4

Arlington, MA Crime Report

163
Total Crimes
357.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-84.76%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Arlington
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 163 357.6 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 27 59.2 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 2 4.4 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 24 52.7 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 136 298.4 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 24 52.7 149.7 314.2
Larceny 98 215.0 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 14 30.7 99.2 246.0

Arlington, MA Cost Of Living

162
Arlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Arlington Massachusetts National Average
Overall 162 132 100
Services 129 119 100
Groceries 114 112 100
Health 122 123 100
Housing 252 164 100
Transportation 110 109 100
Utilities 122 116 100

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Population over time in Arlington

Year Population % Change
2020 45,379 0.5%
2019 45,147 0.3%
2018 44,992 1.3%
2017 44,408 0.6%
2016 44,128 0.9%
2015 43,728 1.0%
2014 43,308 0.8%
2013 42,952 0.9%
2012 42,570 0.8%
2011 42,240 -

Race / Ethnicity in Arlington

White
74.8% (33,921)
African American
3.0% (1,357)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
12.9% (5,872)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (82)
Two Or More
4.0% (1,805)
Hispanic
5.2% (2,342)
Race Arlington MA USA
White 74.8% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 3.0% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 12.9% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.2% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Arlington

Female
53.2% (24,150)
Male
46.8% (21,229)
Gender Arlington MA USA
Female 53.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Arlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (907)
High School / GED
12.0% (5,445)
Some College
9.0% (4,084)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,815)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (13,613)
Master's Degree
29.0% (13,159)
Professional Degree
6.0% (2,722)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (3,630)
Education Arlington MA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 5.0%
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% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 29.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Arlington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
4.1% (187,991)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (131,261)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.9% (175,411)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.0% (180,870)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.1% (277,951)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (495,375)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (518,637)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.0% (908,149)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.0% (545,934)
$200,000 or more
24.6% (1,116,316)
Income Arlington MA USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.9% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.0% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.1% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.0% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.0% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 24.6% 14.3% 8.3%

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