Welcome to historic
a community website owned by Paul Schlichtman, dedicated to serving friends and neighbors in Arlington.
Site of the bloodiest fighting during
the first day of the Revolutionary War, April 19, 1775.
Menotomy Village, settled 1635
Town of West Cambridge, Incorporated 1807
Renamed the Town of Arlington, 1867
Population (2010 Census) 42,844
Area 5.51 square miles, Land Area 5.18 square miles
Density: 8,267 people per square mile (Rank: 12th in the state)
Visit the Arlington municipal home page,
Somerville - 18,448
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Paul Schlichtman, webmaster.
Last update, June 15, 2012