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.

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

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Arab, SudaneseSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam2,500
Arab, JordanianJordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam2,000
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia390
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia2,500
Arab, AlgerianAlgeriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni1,200
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam700
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam3,000
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam600
Arab, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam2,000
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam7,500
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam250
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism1,750
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious3,000
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism89,000
JapaneseJapanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Shintoism10,000
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant28,677
Chinese, HakkaTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk150
Chinese, HuiChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesIslam10
Chinese, (Shanghainese) WuChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious100
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,700
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni2,200
ArmenianArmeniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox2,000
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal150
BulgarBulgariaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox1,800
CroatCroatiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,900

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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