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

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism21,900
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism15,000
TeluguIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism4,500
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism4,200
Nepali, BhutaneseBhutanSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesHinduism3,500
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,800
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic592,242
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal102,931
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic42,944
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic29,600
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic36,500
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic20,500
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant18,500
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant11,918
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic10,318
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic9,700
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity8,200
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,831
NicaraguanNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,262
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesChristianity - Coptic6,000
JamaicanJamaicaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,909
TrinidadianTrinidad and TobagoAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,706
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic4,700
BrazilianBrazilAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal4,400
EcuadorianEcuadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic4,000

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