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Greetings from Arlington, Tennessee! We invite you to visit our community – spend a few hours with us or relocate here, and join us in one of the fastest growing communities in Tennessee (voted Best City for Young Families in Tennessee, 2015). Explore our Historic Depot Square; enjoy one of our area restaurants; search our local shops for just what you need. Don’t be deceived, though, Arlington is home to several global companies, and we are proud of the diversity of our business community. Our location at the crossroads of West Tennessee, situated at the intersection of Interstate 40 and SR 385, provides us with easy access to Memphis and important transportation corridors beyond. We would love for you to consider Arlington as the ideal place to open your business!

Arlington Chamber of Commerce – Over 20 Years Strong and Growing!

The Arlington Chamber strives to maintain a sound business climate, which is receptive to the needs of business, industry, and our community. The economy of Arlington is diversified with successful businesses in our historic Depot Square downtown area, along Airline Road, Highway 64, Highway 70, and other growing areas of 38002.

The Chamber exists to promote the economic, civic, commercial, industrial, and educational interests of our area. Monthly membership luncheons, the second Wednesday of each month, offer networking opportunities, as well as the occasion to hear guest speakers from various business backgrounds. Other Chamber events include: A Taste of Arlington (in April of each year), Memorial Day Observance, Arlington 5K (held in the fall), BBQ FallFest (held in the fall), and the Veterans’ Day Service.

Take a closer look at Arlington's economic impact on Shelby County

View the 2022 Arlington Economic Impact Report

Arlington – Best Kept Secret

Arlington – What Makes Us Great?


Located at the crossroads of I-40 and SR-385, ARLINGTON is the 2nd fastest growing community in Tennessee with a population increase of 300% from 2000 to 2014.

  • Population of Nearly 14,000
  • Median Age: 33.1
  • Median Household Income: $101,412.00
  • 75% of Adults Hold a Post-Secondary Degree

Economic Development

ARLINGTON is located just 17 miles from the Memphis Mega Site on I-40 and 30 miles from Memphis International Airport, making it the perfect location for development.

  • $177M in Demand Potential for Retail, Food, and Drink Industries
  • Major National and International Employers
  • 155,862sf of Commercial/Industrial Development Recently Completed or Under Construction
  • 204,860sf of New Retail Construction Under Review


With multiple existing single-family subdivisions; 7 single-family subdivisions currently under construction; and its own school district, ARLINGTON is the perfect place for families of all sizes.

  • Lowest Property Tax in Shelby County at $1.37 per $100 of Assessed Value
  • One of the Top 5 School Districts in Tennessee
  • 68+ Acres of Parks
  • 97 Executive Lofts Planned

For more information on Arlington, please contact:

Tonia Howell


The Shelby County Chamber Alliance serves as an advisory body for each participating chamber of commerce on legislative and policy issues that affect the business community along the TN 385/I-269 Corridor of Shelby County.


EDGE partners with The Shelby County Chamber Alliance on economic development in our greater area.