Arlington, Texas

suburban city in Texas, United States

Arlington is a city in Tarrant County, Texas, United States. It is in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area.

Arlington, Texas
City of Arlington
From top, left to right: Entertainment District, the New Texas Giant at Six Flags Over Texas, College Park Center at UT Arlington, Globe Life Field and AT&T Stadium
Motto(s): 
The American Dream City[1]
Location of Arlington in Tarrant County
Location of Arlington in Tarrant County
Arlington is located in Texas
Arlington
Arlington
Location within Texas
Arlington is located in the United States
Arlington
Arlington
Location within the United States
Arlington is located in North America
Arlington
Arlington
Arlington (North America)
Coordinates: 32°42′18″N 97°07′22″W / 32.70500°N 97.12278°W / 32.70500; -97.12278Coordinates: 32°42′18″N 97°07′22″W / 32.70500°N 97.12278°W / 32.70500; -97.12278
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyTarrant
Government
 • TypeCouncil–Manager[2]
 • Mayor[3]Jim Ross
 • City Manager[4]Trey Yelverton
Area
 • City99.47 sq mi (257.62 km2)
 • Land95.86 sq mi (248.29 km2)
 • Water3.60 sq mi (9.33 km2)
Elevation604 ft (184 m)
Population
 (2010)[7]
 • City365,438
 • Estimate 
(2019)
398,854
 • Rank(US: 49th)
 • Density4,160.58/sq mi (1,606.41/km2)
 • Urban
5,121,892 (6th)(DFW Metroplex)
 • Metro
6,810,913 (4th)(DFW Metroplex)
 • CSA
7,206,144 (7th)(DFW Metroplex)
Demonym(s)Arlingtonian
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
76000-76099 (76029 is exclusive to UT-Arlington)
Area codes682,817, 214,469,972
FIPS code48-04000[8]
GNIS feature ID1372320[6]
Websitewww.arlingtontx.gov

Arlington has AT&T Stadium, Globe Life Field, Texas Live, Six Flags, the United States Bowling Congress Nuclear Regulatory Commission Region IV and American Mensa.

Famous people from ArlingtonEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "=City Of Arlington, Texas". Retrieved October 20, 2019.
  2. "Home – City Manager". konzelt. June 1, 2019. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  3. "Mayor". konzelt. June 1, 2019. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  4. "City Manager". konzelt. June 1, 2019. Retrieved January 3, 2018.
  5. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
  6. 6.0 6.1 U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Arlington, Texas
  7. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 10, 2014.
  8. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.

Other websitesEdit

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