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Arlington, New York - Basic Facts

The Arlington CDP(1) had a population of 3,100 as of July 1, 2022. Arlington ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Arlington is located at latitude 41.6959 and longitude -73.8968 in Dutchess County. The formal boundaries for the Arlington Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dutchess County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 180 feet.

The Arlington Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Arlington Census Designated Place is located within Town of Poughkeepsie, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dutchess County.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Arlington, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 3,100 (100%)
Population in Households 3,090 (99.7%)
Population in Families 2,329 (75.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 10 ( 0.3%)
Population Density 5,094
Diversity Index2 80


Median Household Income $57,401
Average Household Income $86,438
% of Income for Mortgage4 21%
Per Capita Income $35,108
Wealth Index5 65


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,373 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 475 (34.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 769 (56.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 129 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $229,494
Average Home Value $354,884
Housing Affordability Index3 92


Total Households 1,244
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 713
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 1.32% -0.16%
Households -0.50% -0.08%
Families   -0.17%
Median Household Income   3.40%
Per Capita Income   4.75%
Owner Occupied HU   0.42%

Arlington, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arlington to the other 1,293 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 487 62nd
Population Density # 137 89th
Median Household Income # 981 24th
Housing Affordability Index # 334 26th
Per Capita Income # 850 34th
Diversity Index # 65 95th

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