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Arlington Essential Info

Overview

Arlington is in the Prairies and Lakes region of Texas. With a city population estimated at over 383,000, it is Texas' 7th largest. It is the third largest city in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. This city is south of the sprawling Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (IATA: DFW).

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Basics

Best Time To Go

Oct-May

Current Time

Current Weather

88 °F

Cloudy

Fun Facts

  1. Ballpark nachos were first sold at Arlington Stadium in 1976
  2. Blake Mycoskie, an Arlington native, created TOMS shoes in 2006.
  3. Arlington was named after Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's Arlington House in Virginia.
  4. Arlington is headquarters for the International Bowling Campus.
  5. Arlington is the home to the MLB Texas Rangers and the NFL Dallas Cowboys.

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