Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX


The Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX metro area, encompasses 9 counties area and is commonly referred to as Greater Houston.

Total Population: 6,772,470

(An increase of 14.39 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 1,438,555
  • Language Spoken at Home - 1,974,095

  • 21.2% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 29.1% 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

  • Houston boasts one of the largest Hispanic Populations, as well as the second largest Salvadoran population.

  • The largest Vietnamese population in Texas, and one of the largest in the country.

  • The Bellaire Chinatown in Houston is one of the largest automobile-centric Chinatowns in the United States, measuring over six square miles.

  • One of the largest Muslim Populations in the southern United States, with a large majority being from Pakistan.

People Group Highlights

Displaying 26-50 of 100 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox3,150
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic19,200
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant7,600
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant1,950
GreekGreeceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity2,950
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansEthnic Religions1,000
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic29,600
GuyaneseGuyanaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,500
HaitianHaitiAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity1,300
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic42,944
HungarianHungaryEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic824
GujaratiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism27,368
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism49,262
MarathiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,600
KannadaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,500
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism15,000
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism4,500
MalayaliIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,500
Punjabi SikhIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam7,000
BihariIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni1,000
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesChristianity - Coptic6,000
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam1,500
PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam12,175
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia6,908
Jew, IsraeliIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism2,178

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