Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX


The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX metro area encompasses a 12 county area in north Texas and is commonly referred to as DFW, or the Metroplex. DFW is home to over 420 diaspora people groups, many are unreached and unengaged. They arrived as refugees, international students, and those who migrated from their indigenous homeland for a better life and education for their children.

Total Population: 7,233,323

(An increase of 12.56 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 1,206,720
  • Language Spoken at Home - 1,700,000

  • 16.7% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 23.5% 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

  • The population exceeds that of North and South Dakota, Alaska, Delaware, Vermont, Wyoming, and the District of Columbia combined.

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People Group Highlights

Displaying 76-100 of 176 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic8,700
Egyptian CoptEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox8,431
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic7,895
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion7,220
MalayaliIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism6,925
ZambianZambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity6,900
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,800
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,000
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox5,000
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal5,400
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox4,700
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism8,550
Arab, Jordanian (Christian)JordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,081
Arab, Syrian (Christian)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,054
BrazilianBrazilAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic11,000
BariSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant4,000
ChoctawUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,000
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious3,000
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,000
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions3,000
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesChristianity - Coptic3,000
CroatCroatiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,900
MoruSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,800
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,700

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