Arlington, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
233,464
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$705,400
Median Income
$120,071
Median Rent
$1,970

Arlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
9
Commute
5

Arlington, VA Cost Of Living

166
Arlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Arlington Virginia National Average
Overall 166 107 100
Services 112 99 100
Groceries 127 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 295 130 100
Transportation 106 90 100
Utilities 98 100 100

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Population over time in Arlington

Year Population % Change
2019 233,464 0.7%
2018 231,803 1.0%
2017 229,534 1.5%
2016 226,092 1.0%
2015 223,945 1.7%
2014 220,173 2.5%
2013 214,861 2.8%
2012 209,077 3.0%
2011 202,999 2.8%
2010 197,467 -

Race / Ethnicity in Arlington

White
61.5% (143,563)
African American
8.9% (20,740)
American Indian
0.2% (554)
Asian
10.2% (23,824)
Hawaiian
0.1% (199)
Other
0.4% (901)
Two Or More
3.1% (7,308)
Hispanic
15.6% (36,375)
Race Arlington VA USA
White 61.5% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 8.9% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.2% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.6% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Arlington

Female
50.0% (116,679)
Male
50.0% (116,785)
Gender Arlington VA USA
Female 50.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Arlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (9,338)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (4,669)
High School / GED
8.0% (18,677)
Some College
8.0% (18,677)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (7,003)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (81,712)
Master's Degree
27.0% (63,035)
Professional Degree
8.0% (18,677)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (11,673)
Education Arlington VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 8.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 27.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 8.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Arlington, Virginia

Less than $10,000
4.0% (930,741)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (369,286)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.4% (798,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.2% (745,770)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.3% (1,232,190)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (2,780,444)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (2,841,083)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.3% (4,728,740)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.7% (3,424,787)
$200,000 or more
23.5% (5,495,015)
Income Arlington VA USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.4% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.2% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.3% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.3% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.7% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 23.5% 10.9% 7.7%

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