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 126-150 of 176 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
ChoctawUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,000
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesNon-Religious3,000
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,000
WolofSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni3,000
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions3,000
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesChristianity - Coptic3,000
EritreanEritreaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni3,000
Ethiopian, OromoEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaEthnic Religions3,100
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism3,195
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam3,444
BariSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant4,000
Arab, Syrian (Christian)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,054
Arab, Jordanian (Christian)JordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,081
NubianSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,200
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox4,700
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox5,000
NepaliBhutanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism5,000
Arab, Palestinian (Muslim)IsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam5,052
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal5,400
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam5,621
Punjabi SikhIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesOther Religions - Sikhism5,815
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,000
BengaliBangladeshSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,272
Arab, Lebanese (Muslim)LebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,440

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