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
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam1,200
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,700
AlabamaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,000
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni2,200
AnuakSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,700
Apache, WesternUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
Arab, AlgerianAlgeriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni1,200
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam5,621
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia22,987
Arab, Jordanian (Christian)JordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,081
Arab, Jordanian (Muslim)JordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam1,749
Arab, Lebanese (Christian)LebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Roman Catholic11,417
Arab, Lebanese (Muslim)LebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,440
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam250
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam3,444
Arab, Palestinian (Christian)IsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox1,960
Arab, Palestinian (Muslim)IsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam5,052
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam600
Arab, SudaneseSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam2,500
Arab, Syrian (Christian)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,054
Arab, Syrian (Muslim)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni2,134
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia390
ArmenianArmeniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox2,000
AzandeSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Other / Marginal500

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