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
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,700
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox5,000
FulaniGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam300
KrioSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion920
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion85
NiloticKenyaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant95
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion7,220
Hausa MuslimNigerSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni100
IgboCameroonSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity100
WolofSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni3,000
CongoleseCongoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity2,600
DinkaSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions100
EdoNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Other / Marginal100
EfikNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity105
Embu-MbeereKenyaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Roman Catholic100
EweGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions100
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant13,200
PidginSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity100
AzandeSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Other / Marginal500
Jur ModoSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,000
MoruSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,800
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions800
AnuakSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions2,700
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions3,000
UdukSudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam375

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