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: 7,759,615

(An increase of 1.6 % 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 Profiles

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PG Name Country Of Birth Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Ethiopian, OromoEthiopiaHorn of AfricaEthnic Religions3,100
PidginSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity100
PolynesianFrench PolynesiaPacific IslandersChristianity100
PortuguesePortugalEurasian PeoplesChristianity100
PurepechaMexicoLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
QuechuaPeruLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions100
Otomi, ValleyMexicoLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
GaGhanaSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions100
Chinese, (Shanghainese) WuChinaEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious100
Naga, TangkhulIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal100
AlabamaUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
Apache, WesternUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
Filipino, CebuanoPhilippinesMalay PeoplesChristianity1,100
CheyenneUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
ChickasawUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
KoasatiUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
NiloticKenyaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant95
JamaicanJamaicaNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic85
Chin, ZotungMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant80
PonapeanMicronesiaPacific IslandersChristianity - Other / Marginal55
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant50
MamGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
QuicheGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
Kachin, RawangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
Kachin, ZaiwaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10