Arlington, VA

229,164 Population
26 square miles 8,730 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
2.7%
was 2.7%
Ranked 4th Highest in VA
Population Density
8,730
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
33.1%
was 31.3%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
24.1%
was 21.4%
Ranked 4th Highest in VA
Percent Under 18
17.5%
was 16.6%
Ranked 14th Highest in VA
Percent 65 and Over
9.5%
was 9.4%
Ranked 12th Highest in VA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
7.1%
was 9.8%
Ranked 2nd Lowest in VA
Median Household Income
$106,768
was $102,501
Ranked 1st Highest in VA
Gini Income Distribution
 
43
45.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
112,517
was 109,689
Ranked 2nd Highest in VA
Median Rent
$1,844
was $1,820
Ranked 1st Highest in VA
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
103,408
was 98,973
 
Homeownership Rate
41.9%
was 44.0%
Ranked 13th Highest in VA
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
4,328.9
was 4,220.2
Ranked 2nd Highest in VA
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.2%
was 16.2%
Ranked 13th Highest in VA
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.2
Ranked 14th Highest in VA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.2%
was 94.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
92.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.4%
was 98.9%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.6%
was 95.6%
Ranked 3rd Highest in VA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
73.4%
was 74.3%
Ranked 1st Highest in VA

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