Arial is located in northwest South Carolina. Arial has 4.68 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Arial population is 2,739, which has grown 5.06% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Arial median household income is $38,750 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.52% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Arial median house value is $103,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.12% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 44.99% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Arial is much better than the state average in quality.