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Statistics & Facts

The Tennessee state capital is Nashville.
The population of Arlington is approximately 11517 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 372 (1990), 3582 (2010).
The amount of land area in Arlington is 22.351 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Arlington to Washington DC is 759 miles.
The distance to the Tennessee state capital is 174 miles. (as the crow flies)
Arlington is positioned 35.28 degrees north of the equator and 89.66 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Arlington was first incorporated in 1878 as Haysville. In 1883, the town's name was changed to Arlington. It was then incorporated once more in 1900 as Arlington. Today, Arlington's center still boasts vintage homes dating back to the 1870s. Originally an agricultural community, Arlington established an industrial park in 1964 which is home to many businesses including Wright Medical Technology, the world's largest producer of small orthopedic implants.
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The incorporation of Arlington


Arlington City Government

Contact the city at: 5854 Airline Road, Arlington, TN 38002
phone: 901 867-2620, FAX 901 867-2638

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