Living in Arlington

About Arlington

Located in Tarrant County, Arlington is part of the Mid-Cities region of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro area. It is located approximately 12 miles east of downtown Fort Worth and 20 miles west of downtown Dallas.

Arlington is home to University of Texas – Arlington, Texas Health Resources, and home builder D R Horton.

Arlington offers plenty of entertainment to keep you busy. Professional sports teams such as the Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Wings all three call Arlington home. When there’s not a game to attend, get your heart-racing at Six Flags Over Texas or Hurricane Harbor. In 2018 Texas Live, a $250 Million mix-use entertainment district opened.

Arlington ISD

Arlington Independent School District is the 11th largest school district in Texas. There are nearly 62,000 students enrolled in the district and has a staff of 8,500 making it the largest employer in the city. The average teacher salary for the district is $55,999.

In 2017, Arlington ISD was selected as one of the Best Communities for Music Education for the 13th time and had 19 students selected to the All-State Band, Orchestra and Choir. Sports programs including football, volleyball, soccer, basketball, and baseball have all made recent playoff appearances. All the gymnastics teams in the district advanced to the state level and one gymnast recently made a state appearance.

Working in Arlington

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage -

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Arlington/Mansfield Regional office is located on the south side of Arlington just off of I-20 and Kelly Elliott next to the Arlington Board of REALTORS®. Nearly 70 agents work in the Arlington/Mansfield Regional office. Co-Branch Managers, Joanne Justice and David Scarbrough work together training agents and coaching them to a successful business.

If you are an Arlington REALTOR® or a real estate agent in Mansfield, then I invite you to check out our regional office.

Updated Mar 25, 2023 4:20:pm. Based on information from the North Texas Real Estate Information Systems, Inc. This information is provided for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Any home sales data appearing on this page is obtained from public record sources (or estimates, for non-disclosure states) as provided by ATTOM Data Solutions and does not comprise an appraisal or a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA). This information should not be used to replace a professional appraisal nor to determine the price of a particular property.