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
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism5,476
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism90,000
Filipino, IlocanoPhilippinesMalay PeoplesChristianity100
JavaneseMalaysiaMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni75
Kachin, JingphoMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant100
Karen, SgawMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant750
PolynesianFrench PolynesiaPacific IslandersChristianity100
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada100
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant50
KhmuLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism600
Filipino, CebuanoPhilippinesMalay PeoplesChristianity1,100
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada50
Chin, ZotungMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant80
Chin, SenthangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant120
Kachin, RawangMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
Kachin, ZaiwaMyanmar [Burma]Tibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant10
AfrikanerSouth AfricaEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,700
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox5,000
Somali BantuSomaliaSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni1,665
FulaniGuineaSub-Saharan AfricanIslam300
KrioSierra LeoneSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion920
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion85
NiloticKenyaSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant95
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions - Ethno-Religion7,220
Hausa MuslimNigerSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni100