With an area of about 7 sq. miles, Arlington is located in the North of Snohomish County. With a white majority, most of the residents are primarily engaged with the timber industry. Dubbed as the ''Shingle Capital of the World".Though at present, the residents are engaged in other activities to earn their living. It is also quite famous for its various farming cooperatives like, Arlington Condensery, Darigold etc. Other places of interst includes the golf course at Gleneagle, High Clover Park, Arlington Heights etc.