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 51-75 of 100 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
HaitianHaitiAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity1,300
BelizeanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity2,100
Costa RicanCosta RicaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,700
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal102,931
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic42,944
NicaraguanNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,262
PanamanianPanamaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity2,253
BolivianBoliviaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,300
BrazilianBrazilAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal4,400
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic20,500
EcuadorianEcuadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic4,000
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,831
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic10,318
Nahuatl, GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic110
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic592,242
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic29,600
ChileanChileAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic2,000
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic36,500
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam1,500
JamaicanJamaicaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,909
TrinidadianTrinidad and TobagoAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,706
GuyaneseGuyanaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,500
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,800
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism101,340
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism4,200

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