Arlington is defined by its quality neighborhoods and public spaces, small town charm and unique character, and dedication to attracting positive economic development. Located only 30 minutes from Memphis, at the transportation sweet spot of I-40 and SR 385/I-269, Arlington residents enjoy blues and barbecue just the same, but benefit from a cost of living that’s lower than their neighbor to the southwest – with much less traffic!
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Come find out how people live, work, learn, and play in this remarkable town!
Amenities: Local library, boutique shopping, chain and local eateries, fitness, numerous churches and civic organizations.
Nearby: Memphis Redbirds, Memphis Grizzlies, iconic Beale Street, Memphis Zoo, Shelby Farms, Greenline, and TN’s first IKEA.[/vcex_icon_box]
Growth: Arlington has over 400,000 sf of retail/office currently under construction or in design process. Arlington’s two business parks, Arlington Industrial Park and East Ridge Business Park, have available property.[/vcex_icon_box]
Events: Arlington in April (outdoor craft/food fair), Music on the Square (monthly, April-Oct), Fireworks Spectacular, Veterans Day celebration, Arlington BBQ FallFest, Christmas on the Square, annual Christmas Parade, and several 5K events.[/vcex_icon_box]
Small Businesses: Arlington boasts a healthy assortment of small businesses and restaurants to meet residents’ needs.[/vcex_icon_box]
Schools: Arlington Elementary, Donelson Elementary, Arlington Middle School, and Arlington High School.[/vcex_icon_box]
2017 Number of Households: 4,136
% of Population with Bachelor’s Degree or higher: 45%
Average Household Income: $101,412
Median Age: 33.1 years
Total Labor Force (in city limits): 7,076
Voted 2nd Best City for Young Families in Tennessee by NerdWallet 2015[/vcex_icon_box]
Arlington, Tennessee is a great place to live and to work – with a rich history deeply connected with the city of Memphis and our surrounding communities.
– Tonia Howell, Chamber Director
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