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Arlington, TN

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<h2>\Arlington: Tennessee&rsquo;s Best Kept Secret</h2><p>Arlington, Tennessee, has been a quiet, rural town for over two centuries now. There are only around 11,000 people who live here, and while that's a large enough population to provide you with plenty of choices when it comes to making new friends, it's hardly a crowd. Wondering how Arlington got its name? In 1883, Captain Henry Pitman visited the national cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, and found the place so beautiful and inspiring that he brought the name home with him as a souvenir.</p><p>If you're thinking about renting an apartment in Arlington, head over to our Apartment Guide before you start searching for a great new place. At the Apartment Guide, you can pick up lots of tips that will make it easier to find that ever-elusive perfect pad. If you're in need of more information about Arlington, visit the LocalTalk and get in touch with some of the people who already call this town home. It's the perfect way to get the inside scoop on Arlington without having to leave the comfort of your chair!&nbsp;\\t\Apartment Rental Rates</p><p>Whether you're looking for a sleek one bedroom apartment downtown or a spacious three bedroom place with a view of the park, we're here to help you find it. If you're wondering how much you can expect to spend on an apartment in Arlington, all you have to do is take a look at our rent chart. It has all the information on the latest average rates. With so many apartments available, you're bound to strike gold when it comes to finding a good deal in Arlington. Ready to learn more about what it's like to live in this great town? Read on! Once you've decided that Arlington is the place for you, start your search for a great new place by reading through the apartment rental listings below. \\t\The History of Arlington</p><p>Back in the 1830s, this little corner of Tennessee was known as Haysville. It was named after the area's first settler, a landowner by the name of Samuel Jackson Hays, who also happened to be the nephew of President Andrew Jackson. Thanks to the Memphis &amp; Ohio Railroad and the creation of the Withe Depot, <a>Arlington</a> quickly grew into a thriving community. By 1856, 200 people lived in town. Okay, that's hardly a \\thriving community\\ by today's standards, but back in the 1800s, Arlington was quite the boomtown. Today, there are around 11,500 people who live here.</p><h2>Paintball Anyone?</h2><p>If you're the adventurous type who enjoys shooting your friends with beads of paint (hey, it's all in good fun!), Arlington is the place to be. Whether you've never played paintball before or you're a seasoned paintball general with hundreds of battles under your belt, head down to <a>Memphis Paintball</a> and get ready to have a great time. This is one of the best parks around, and has forests, obstacles, canyons, and even mock alien invasions. The park is broken up into a few different courses, including Mega Pipes, Jungle, Bridges of War, and Paintball Canyon. Gear up and get ready to play!</p><h2>A Day in the City</h2><p>People move to Arlington in order to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, but that doesn't mean that a visit to the big city isn't a hoot and a holler. Arlington is only 40 minutes from <a>Memphis</a>, the home of the blues and the birthplace of rock and roll. If you're a music fan, you'll have a blast in Memphis. There are dozens of small and large venues where you can catch your favorite internationally-known musicians and local up-and-comers that you've never heard of. This city isn't only about the music, though; it's also about art, culture, sports, food, and nightlife. Whatever your scene, you'll love hanging out in Memphis. This city is also a great place for a staycation. You'll deserve one after unpacking all those boxes!</p><h2>What about NASCAR?</h2><p>Arlington is a small, quiet town with one huge, noisy neighbor! That's right, <a>Memphis Motorsports Park</a>, home to NASCAR races and crowds of 35,000 cheering fans, is just a hop, skip, and a jump away. You'll love catching all the exciting races and fun-filled special events at the track. Don't worry about the noise, though; you're new apartment in Arlington will be well out of earshot!</p><h2>Making the Move</h2><p>With all that Arlington has to offer, we're a little surprised that you're still here, reading up on your new hometown. Why aren't you off packing your bags and getting ready for the big move? Remember: you can't start living the good life in this fabulous Tennessee town before you get yourself a great new apartment. So get a move on!\</p>

Getting Around in Arlington, TN

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