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Overview

Introduction to Arlington, Washington

Arlington, Washington, in Snohomish county, is 15 miles N of Everett, Washington (center to center) and 42 miles N of Seattle, Washington.The city is located in the Seattle - Bellevue - Everett metropolitan area. Arlington has a population of 11,713.

Arlington History

The area now known as Arlington was originally platted in 1890. The first schoolhouse was established in 1879. The area named after Lord Henry Arlington, a cabinet member of Charles II of England. In 1903, Arlington was officially incorporated as a city. J.M. Smith was elected as the first mayor of the city.

Arlington and nearby Attractions

  • Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Museum
  • Flying Heritage Collection
  • Imagine Children's Museum
  • Howarth Park Dog Beach
  • Bay View State Park

Things To Do In Arlington

While staying in Arlington, you can visit the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Museum. There are several parks and playgrounds in the city including the Arlington Airport Park, Haller Bridge Park, Forest Trail Park, Quake Park, Twin Rivers Park, J. Rudy York Memorial Park, and High Clover Park. You can also visit Zimmerman Hill Climb. Golf enthusiasts can spend their leisure time at the Arlington Rotary Disc Golf Course.

Arlington Transportation

Air transportation is available from Snohomish County Airport.

Arlington Higher Education

Everett Community College and Skagit Valley College are among the nearby colleges.

Demographics

People

Total Population18,749
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens12.2%
Employed Population 16+8,676
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married54.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.4%
Median Earnings25+$40,928
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,824
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,860

Wealth

Median Family Income$81,557
% Above Poverty Level88.9%
% Below Poverty Level11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation2.2%

Housing

People Living Alone28.6%
Median Gross Rent$1,059
Median House Value$244,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.9%
German19.3%
Irish10.9%
English9.4%
Norwegian8.7%
French Except Basque6.2%
Swedish5.6%
Scottish3.6%
Italian3.5%
Dutch3.2%
Danishn2.1%
Polish1.9%
Welsh1.3%
Finnish1.2%
Canadian1%
Russian0.9%
Ukrainian0.7%
Swiss0.3%
Czech0.3%
Croatian0.3%
African0.2%
Greek0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
Sudanese0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Australian0.1%
Arab0.1%
Albanian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Arlington Almanac

CategoryValue
County Snohomish County
Standard Zip Codes98223
Phone Area Codes360
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude48.18
Approximate Longitude-121.67

Arlington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationEVERETT
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp34 to 46 F
Apr Temp41 to 58 F
Jul Temp54 to 73 F
Oct Temp43 to 60 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationMOUNT VERNON 3 WNW
Distance20.1 miles
Jan Temp34 to 46 F
Apr Temp41 to 58 F
Jul Temp52 to 73 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.7 inches
StationDARRINGTON RANGER STN
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp29 to 42 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp52 to 78 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip80.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Everett106,580$61,213
Granite Falls3,458$76,607
Lake Stevens30,352$83,647
Langley1,300$67,727
Marysville64,955$77,668
Stanwood6,685$68,182

Arlington Hospitals

Cascade Valley Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
330 Stillaguamish Ave S
(360) 435-2133

Arlington Public Schools

Arlington High School
18821 Crown Ridge Blvd
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6300
High
Total Enrollment 1651
Arlington Special Educ School
315 N French Ave
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6200
Other
Total Enrollment 31
Cougar Creek Elementary School
16216 11th Ave N.e.
ZIP: 98223
(360) 652-4517
Primary
Total Enrollment 371
Eagle Creek Elementary
1216 E 5th
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6270
Primary
Total Enrollment 552
English Crossing Elementary
16728 16th Dr N.e.
ZIP: 98223
(360) 652-4515
Primary
Total Enrollment 345
Haller Middle School
600 E. First
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6400
Middle
Total Enrollment 678
Kent Prairie Elementary
8110 207th St Ne
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6260
Primary
Total Enrollment 614
Lakewood Elementary School
17000 16th Dr N.e.
ZIP: 98223
(360) 652-4520
Primary
Total Enrollment 389
Lakewood High School
17023 11th Ave Ne
ZIP: 98223
(360) 652-4505
High
Total Enrollment 737
Lakewood Middle School
16800 16th Dr N.e.
ZIP: 98223
(360) 652-4510
Middle
Total Enrollment 531
Nw Learning Center
4407 172nd St Ne
ZIP: 98223
(360) 474-8116
High
Total Enrollment 8
Pioneer Elementary
8213 Eaglefield Dr
ZIP: 98223
(360) 474-8750
Primary
Total Enrollment 603
Post Middle School
1220 E. 5th St
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6450
Middle
Total Enrollment 568
Presidents Elementary
505 East Third
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6240
Primary
Total Enrollment 571
Stillaguamish School
1215 E 5th
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6440
Other
Total Enrollment 130
Weston High School
4407 172nd Street Ne
ZIP: 98223
(360) 618-6340
High
Total Enrollment 130

Arlington Private Schools

Arlington Christian School
2425 200th St Ne
ZIP: 98223
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 25
Highland Christian Schools
135 S French Ave
ZIP: 98223
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 131
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