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
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism57,838
KannadaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,300
MalayaliIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism6,925
MarathiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,600
NepaliBhutanSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism5,000
OriyaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism50
Punjabi SikhIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesOther Religions - Sikhism5,815
SindhiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesIslam305
SinhaleseSri LankaSouth Asian PeoplesBuddhism175
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,630
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesIslam23,450
KashmiriIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesIslam100
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism3,195
RohingyaMyanmar [Burma]South Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni220
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesChristianity - Coptic3,000
Naga, TangkhulIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal100
MeitheiIndiaTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesHinduism20
Nepali, BrahmanNepalSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism30
Bisaya, SabahMalaysiaMalay PeoplesIslam150
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada210
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic8,700
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism8,550
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism8,550
MarshalleseMicronesiaPacific IslandersChristianity - Other / Marginal120
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaPacific IslandersChristianity - Other / Marginal130