Arlington is a small community in central Kansas with some big town amenities. The old school building has been transformed into small businesses such as the library, exercise center and community building. Other businesses in town include Citizens Community Bank, Fire/Police Department, two beauty shops, cabinet shop, Cairo Coop, accounting service, auto shop and two churches. 

Every Thursday from 4-7 p.m. you can visit the Farm and Art Market in Arlington, where you will find fresh homegrown fruits and vegetables and delicious homemade food items. If you are looking for somewhere to have a home-cooked meal you might want to visit Carolyn’s Essenhaus or Cara’s Café & Pizzeria.