Arlington is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,453 people and just one neighborhood, Arlington is the 501st largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Arlington was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Arlington is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Arlington is a village of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arlington who work in food service (12.08%), office and administrative support (11.11%) and healthcare (8.75%).
Also of interest is that Arlington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Arlington is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Arlington really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Arlington perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.