Arlington's central location in the Puget Sound area has attracted many businesses that do work throughout the Pacific Northwest and even all over the world. Arlington's municipal airport hosts many manufacturing businesses that support Boeing and other related aircraft manufacturers. Currently the City of Arlington has a 2.2 jobs per resident ratio, which makes the city an attractive place to work and live.
- Arlington has a variety of dining options from the typical fast food restaurant to the more elegant dining
- There are many different types of exercise opportunities, from local fitness centers to the very popular Centennial Trail that runs through the heart of the City. The City has a very extensive recreation program that provides many different activities from cooking and photography techniques to yoga and active sports.
- Do you want to shop downtown at lunch or after work? Enjoy the hometown feel of Arlington's main street, Olympic Avenue, or visit the Smokey Point area of Arlington and the many retailers that they have to offer.
- The city has many special events throughout the year. Arlington prides itself on the event activities that they host, from the Arlington Fly-in at the Arlington Airport in July, to the countless parades to celebrate holidays throughout the year.
Whatever you are looking for, the City of Arlington strives to provide. We are glad you are here.