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

Displaying 1-25 of 175 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Chinese, HuiChinaEast Asian PeoplesIslam10
Kachin, RawangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
Kachin, ZaiwaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
MeitheiIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesHinduism20
MamGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
QuicheGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
Nepali, BrahmanNepalSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism30
OriyaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism50
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant50
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada50
PonapeanMicronesiaPacific IslandersChristianity - Other / Marginal55
FurSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam60
JavaneseMalaysiaMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni75
Chin, ZotungMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant80
JamaicanJamaicaNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic85
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion85
NiloticKenyaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant95
ChamorroMicronesiaPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic100
Hausa MuslimNigerSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni100
IgboCameroonSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity100
Filipino, IlocanoPhilippinesMalay PeoplesChristianity100
Kachin, JingphoMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant100
KashmiriIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesIslam100
Dakota, SiouxUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
TibetanChinaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Lamaism100