About Arlington

Arlington, Washington is a thriving community of approximately 19,868 DOresidents (2020 census). Located in Snohomish County just north of Everett, 40 minutes north of Seattle and 90 minutes south of the Canadian border, Arlington has modern technology in their schools, but you can still experience the small town atmosphere through the town's annual festivals and parades.

Golf, hiking, bicycling, fishing and picnicking in the park are just a few of the recreational activities available in the city of Arlington. Arlington is home to a full-service municipal airport with fixed-wing and helicopter flight instruction. Located nearby are majestic mountains and scenic Puget Sound beaches, allowing for a variety of additional recreational activities.

Higher educational opportunities are available from technical schools and community colleges, located within 25 miles and universities, located within 50 miles.

Arlington School District enrolls approximately 5,478 students (2020-21 school year) in grades preschool - 12, employs more than 730 people, and has outstanding community support and parental involvement. In November 2021, the Arlington Public Schools Board of Directors was named a Board of Distinction for the third year in a row.