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Arlington, Wisconsin
Panorama of Arlington
Panorama of Arlington
Location of Arlington in Columbia County, Wisconsin.
Location of Arlington in Columbia County, Wisconsin.
Coordinates: 43°20′43″N 89°24′45″W / 43.34528°N 89.41250°W / 43.34528; -89.41250Coordinates: 43°20′43″N 89°24′45″W / 43.34528°N 89.41250°W / 43.34528; -89.41250
Country  United States
State Wisconsin
County Columbia
Area
 • Total 1.04 sq mi (2.69 km2)
 • Land 1.04 sq mi (2.69 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,073 ft (327 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 819
 • Estimate 
(2019)
820
 • Density 790.74/sq mi (305.38/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 55-02825
GNIS feature ID 1582713

Arlington is a village in Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 819 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Arlington. It is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Arlington is located at 43°20′19″N 89°22′36″W / 43.338506°N 89.376695°W / 43.338506; -89.376695 (43.338506, -89.376695).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.01 square miles (2.62 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 56
1950 255
1960 349 36.9%
1970 379 8.6%
1980 440 16.1%
1990 440 0.0%
2000 484 10.0%
2010 819 69.2%
2019 (est.) 820 0.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 819 people, 317 households, and 233 families living in the village. The population density was 810.9 inhabitants per square mile (313.1/km2). There were 330 housing units at an average density of 326.7 per square mile (126.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.3% White, 1.2% African American, 0.5% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3% of the population.

There were 317 households, of which 41.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.6% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.5% were non-families. 17.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 2.95.

The median age in the village was 32.1 years. 26.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 35.5% were from 25 to 44; 20.5% were from 45 to 64; and 9.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.1% male and 50.9% female.

Notable people

  • Hugh McFarlane, Wisconsin state representative
  • Charles R. Robertson, North Dakota politician
  • Vincent James Ryan, bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bismarck
  • Clarion A. Youmans, Wisconsin state senator

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