Arlington, TX

392,787 Population
95.9 square miles 4,096 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.4%
was 1.4%
Ranked 7th Highest in TX
Population Density
4,096
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.4%
was 45.3%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
22.3%
was 20.4%
Ranked 17th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
25.7%
was 26.3%
Ranked 31st Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
10.6%
was 9.3%
Ranked 33rd Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.6
was 4
Ranked 10th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
15.9%
was 17.0%
Ranked 32nd Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$53,574
was $53,487
Ranked 25th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.3
44.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.1
was 4.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
502.1
was 485.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,443.6
was 3,960.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
148,637
was 144,186
Ranked 7th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$920
was $964
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
545
was 456
 
Occupied Housing Units
135,348
was 132,835
 
Homeownership Rate
55.5%
was 52.9%
Ranked 34th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
545
was 456
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,551.0
was 1,503.6
Ranked 3rd Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
18.1%
was 15.3%
Ranked 29th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
was 2.9
Ranked 26th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
3.7
was 3.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.4
was 1.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
90.4%
was 90.6%
Ranked 33rd Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
77.5%
Ranked 29th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.2%
was 96.9%
Ranked 37th Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
83.7%
was 83.7%
Ranked 31st Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
27.9%
was 29.7%
Ranked 28th Highest in TX

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