Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX



Total Population: 409,968

(An increase of 1.68 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 31,873
  • Language Spoken at Home - 27,280

  • 7.8% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 6.7% of Total Population Speak Another Language Other than English at Home

[Source: American Community Survey (ACS) 5-Year Foreign Born and Language Spoken at Home]

Quick Facts

  • Also known as the Golden Triangle, a triangle of oil and wealth between these two cities and the city of Orange.

  • Home to almost 8,000 people born in Asian countries.

  • More than 65% of the foreign born population are Buddhists, representing close to 5,500 people with the majority being Vietnamese.

People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
NepaliNepalSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism73
NavahoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity78
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam79
KenyanKenyaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant81
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious100
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism118
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox118
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism124
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism167
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant176
PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam207
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic221
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant284
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic343
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant408
NicaraguanNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic550
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic634
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism688
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal697
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic749
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic757
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic803
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism874
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,316
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism4,150

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