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Arlington Heights, Washington - Basic Facts

Arlington Heights is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Arlington Heights Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Snohomish County at latitude 48.202 and longitude -122.0621. Snohomish County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 308 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Arlington Heights Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Arlington Heights, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,256
Population in Households 2,251
Population in Familes 1,947
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 269
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 793
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 633
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 833 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 666 (80.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 127 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $326,540
Average Home Value $342,927


Median Household Income $78,130
Average Household Income $88,776
Per Capita Income $31,598
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.29% 0.23%
Households -0.12% 0.35%
Families -0.48% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Arlington Heights, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arlington Heights to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 296 53rd
Population Density1 # 501 20th
Diversity Index2 # 543 13th
Median Household Income # 115 82nd
Per Capita Income # 172 73rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.