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
AnuakSouth SudanSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,700
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions3,000
NubianSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,200
UdukSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam375
KalikoSouth SudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni200
BariSouth SudanSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant4,000
ZambianZambiaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity6,900
EjaghamNigeriaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Other / Marginal100
GaGhanaSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions100
GreboIvory CoastSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions100
BurundiBurundiSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Roman Catholic400
IvorianIvory CoastSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions700
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada210
Kachin, JingphoMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant100
Karen, SgawMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant750
TibetanChinaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Lamaism100
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant50
Naga, TangkhulIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal100
MeitheiIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesHinduism20
Chin, ZotungMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant80
Chin, SenthangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant120
Kachin, RawangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
Kachin, ZaiwaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
Turk CypriotTurkeyTurkic PeoplesIslam1,010
UyghurChinaTurkic PeoplesIslam100