Arlington, Minnesota Population 2021

2,092
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Arlington is a city located in Sibley County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,092, it is the 254th largest city in Minnesota and the 7446th largest city in the United States . Arlington is currently declining at a rate of -1.27% annually and its population has decreased by -6.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,233 in 2010. Arlington reached it's highest population of 2,239 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Arlington has a population density of 1,279 people per square mile.

The average household income in Arlington is $62,425 with a poverty rate of 14.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $714 per month, and the median house value is $131,600. The median age in Arlington is 35.2 years, 33.2 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Arlington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arlington was:

  • White: 97.20%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Other race: 0.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.69%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Arlington, Minnesota is 2,092 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,173.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,233.

Arlington, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,39497.20%
Two or More Races261.06%
Some Other Race180.73%
Black or African American170.69%
Asian80.32%
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Arlington Population by Race

Arlington Population Pyramid $2021

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Arlington Median Age

35.2


Total

33.2


Male

40.6


Female

Arlington Adults

There are 1,804 adults, (427 of whom are seniors) in Arlington.

Arlington Age Dependency

78.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Arlington Sex Ratio

Female

1,211

49.17%

Male

1,252

50.83%

Arlington Population by Age

Arlington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Arlington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All64.9%35.1%
Non Family44.8%55.2%
Male37.9%62.1%
Female36.8%63.2%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Arlington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9452.5464.9
Married4753.2387.2
Non Family3151.2544.8
Male873.1437.9
Female682.8536.8

3.09

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Arlington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18111.57%
9th to 12th Grade855.43%
High School Graduate61939.58%
Some College31520.14%
Associates Degree15910.17%
Bachelors Degree1439.14%
Graduate Degree623.96%
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Arlington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Arlington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3221,229201
Hispanic21037
Other Race1818
Black1717
2+ Races88
Asian774

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

Arlington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,151$40,862$25,260
Less Than 9th Grade$18,261$25,458$
High School Graduate$30,250$43,984$20,192
Some College$41,875$44,306$38,125
Bachelors Degree$50,455$47,292$51,389
Graduate Degree$52,917$$

$31,151

Average Earnings

$40,862

Average Male

$25,260

Average Female

Arlington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Arlington Language by Age

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Arlington Language

77.06% of Arlington residents speak only English, while 22.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.85% of the population.

Arlington Language

Arlington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic58021737.41%
White1,7951307.24%
Black171058.82%
Multiple26519.23%

14.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.50%

Male Poverty Rate

21.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arlington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arlington is Black, with 58.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arlington is White, with 7.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.35%.

Arlington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.95%
High School14.72%
Some College4.52%
Bachelors or Greater1.99%

Arlington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed8.35%
Male Employed6.09%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Arlington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Arlington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,125$62,425
Families$65,652$73,006
Married Families$72,448-
Non Families$25,074$37,745
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Income by Household Type

Arlington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Arlington Married by Age and Sex

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Arlington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Arlington Marital Status by Race

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Arlington Marital Status

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166

Number of Veterans

160

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
Korea36
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War11
World War II

Arlington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+65
65 to 7440
55 to 6438
35 to 5412
18 to 3411

Arlington Veterans by Age

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Arlington Veterans by Race

Arlington Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arlington Veterans by Education

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68.5%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Arlington Employment by Age

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Arlington Employment by Race

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Arlington Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.20%

Born in Arlington

87.98%

Native Born

12.02%

Foreign Born

10.88%

Non Citizen

1.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.98% of Arlington residents were born in the United States, with 73.20% having been born in Minnesota. 10.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Arlington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,092-27-1.27%
20202,119-27-1.26%
20192,146-27-1.24%
20182,17390.42%
20172,16490.42%
20162,155-16-0.74%
20152,171-12-0.55%
20142,183-19-0.86%
20132,202-6-0.27%
20122,208-14-0.63%
20112,222-17-0.76%
20102,2390.00%

Arlington Population by Year