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
AztecUnited StatesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity250
BrazilianBrazilLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic11,000
CherokeeUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
ChoctawUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,000
JamaicanJamaicaNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic85
MexicanMexicoLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic582,243
NavahoUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity200
Dakota, SiouxUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
ColombianColombiaLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
GarifunaGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity100
NicaraguanNicaraguaLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
PurepechaMexicoLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
QuechuaPeruLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions100
SalvadoranEl SalvadorLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal48,000
MamGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
QuicheGuatemalaLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions25
Otomi, ValleyMexicoLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic100
PeruvianPeruLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic7,895
AlabamaUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
Apache, WesternUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
BolivianBoliviaLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,400
CaddoUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,000
CheyenneUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100
ChickasawUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100
KoasatiUnited StatesNorth American PeoplesChristianity100