Arlington demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)50316791
Median age32.338.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1865%41%43%
Speak English95%93%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%
Arlington, TN has a population of 11,599 and is the 3,512th largest city in the United States. The population density is 503 per sq mi which is 201% higher than the Tennessee average and 455% higher than the national average. The median age in Arlington is 32 which is approximately 16% lower than the Tennessee average of 39. In Arlington, 70% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 63% of Arlington residents were born in Tennessee, 32% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Arlington is 201% higher than Tennessee.
  • The median age in Arlington is 16% lower than Tennessee.
  • In Arlington 79.00% of the population is White.
  • In Arlington 15.06% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Arlington 2.04% of the population is Asian.

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Arlington population breakdown by race

Black or African American15.06%16.81%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race2.75%2.03%3.06%
Other race1.15%1.38%4.75%
In Arlington, 2.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Arlington, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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