Arlington, North Carolina

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Arlington, North Carolina

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High Points

Arlington strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 12% Arlington Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Arlington, North Carolina

Comparing Arlington to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Female Share of the Population 9 8
Racial Diversity 9 4
Age of the Population 4 4
Senior Citizens 4 4
Male Share of the Population 2 3
Well-Paid Single Men 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 5
Average Household Size 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 4 5
People Above Poverty 3 5
Median Family Income 2 2
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 7
Public Transportation Use 4 4
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Affordability of Rents 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
Housing Recently Built 6 4
People Living Alone 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Arlington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles W of Winston-Salem, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Yadkin
Metro Area Greensboro - - Winston - Salem - - High Point
Standard Zip Codes 28642
Phone Area Codes 336
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.227
Longitude -80.833

Arlington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 47 F
Apr Temp 41 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45.6 inches
Station MOUNT AIRY 2 W
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 40 to 68 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 63 F
Annual Precip 56.7 inches
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Arlington Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 795 100%
Male 362 45.5%
Female 433 54.5%
Under 18 194 24.4%
18+ 601 75.6%
65+ 107 13.5%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 2.72
White 731 91.9%
African-American 48 6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 10 1.3%
Mixed Race 6 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 19 2.4%

Arlington Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 39.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.9%
English 15.3%
German 8.7%
Irish 6.8%
French (except Basque) 4%
European 2.2%
Scotch-Irish 2%
Italian 1.6%
Slovak 1.2%
Dutch 1%
Norwegian 0.8%
Swedish 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Arlington 795 $32,500
Boonville 1,138 $42,794
Dobson 1,457 $34,792
Elkin 4,109 $38,667
Jonesville 1,464 $31,400
Ronda 460 $34,773
Yadkinville 2,818 $45,000
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