Arlington’s school system consists of 7 elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high school. Arlington has a strong offering of public transportation options throughout the town, providing bus service to a variety of communities, in addition to the Alewife T Station (Red Line) in Cambridge, it also offers convenient access to Rt. 2 and Rt.128/I-95.
Arlington is a desirable community for its relative affordability and easy access into Boston. It is known for offering a more urban feel than some of its suburban counterparts. By the numbers, in 2016 the median household income was $93,787 and the median home value was $653,410. (RPR)