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
Albanian, GhegKosovoEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,000
Arab, SudaneseSudanArab WorldIslam2,500
Jew, IsraeliIsraelJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism1,605
YiddishUnited StatesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism250
SomaliSomaliaHorn of AfricaIslam320
FurSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam60
Ethiopian, OromoEthiopiaHorn of AfricaEthnic Religions3,100
NubianSudanSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,200
Arab, YemeniYemenArab WorldIslam - Shia390
Arab, IraqiIraqArab WorldIslam - Shia22,987
Arab, AlgerianAlgeriaArab WorldIslam - Sunni1,200
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoArab WorldIslam3,444
Arab, EgyptianEgyptArab WorldIslam4,441
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaArab WorldIslam600
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonArab WorldIslam250
EritreanEritreaHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni3,000
Egyptian CoptEgyptArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox8,431
Arab, Jordanian (Christian)JordanArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,081
Arab, Jordanian (Muslim)JordanArab WorldIslam1,749
Arab, Palestinian (Christian)IsraelArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox1,960
Arab, Palestinian (Muslim)IsraelArab WorldIslam5,052
Arab, Lebanese (Christian)LebanonArab WorldChristianity - Roman Catholic11,417
Arab, Lebanese (Muslim)LebanonArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,440
BengaliBangladeshSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,272
GujaratiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism32,132