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
SerbEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox235
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions800
SindhiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesIslam305
SinhaleseSri LankaSouth Asian PeoplesBuddhism175
SlovakSlovakiaEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox155
SomaliSomaliaHorn of AfricaIslam320
Somali BantuSomaliaSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni1,665
SwedeSwedenEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal1,310
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,630
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism3,195
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism5,476
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada100
TibetanChinaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Lamaism100
TonganTongaPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant335
Turk CypriotTurkeyTurkic PeoplesIslam1,010
UdukSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam375
UkrainianUkraineEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox185
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesIslam23,450
UyghurChinaTurkic PeoplesIslam100
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism90,000
WelshUnited KingdomEurasian PeoplesChristianity100
WolofSenegalSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni3,000
YiddishUnited StatesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism250
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion7,220
ZambianZambiaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity6,900