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 151-175 of 176 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Other / Marginal130
SerbEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox235
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions800
SindhiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam305
SinhaleseSri LankaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesBuddhism175
SlovakSlovakiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox155
SomaliSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam320
Somali BantuSomaliaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni1,665
SwedeSwedenEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal1,310
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,630
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism3,195
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism8,154
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada100
TibetanChinaEast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Lamaism100
TonganTongaEast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant335
Turk CypriotTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam1,010
UdukSudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam375
UkrainianUkraineEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox185
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam23,450
UyghurChinaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam100
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism90,000
WelshUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity100
WolofSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni3,000
YiddishUnited StatesNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism250
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion7,220

Get Involved

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Southern Baptist of Texas Convention TxMI - "SBTC TxMI (Texas Mission Initiative) seeks to make disciples among Unreached Peoples and Places throughout Texas that lead to indigenous church planting."

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