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: 7,206,841

(An increase of 1.19 % 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 76-100 of 100 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic6,831
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic36,500
PolePolandEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,251
PortuguesePortugalEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic840
RomanianRomaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox3,900
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox8,800
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam2,800
Scottish, GaelicScotlandEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity1,734
SerbSerbiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox1,700
Somali BantuSomaliaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam720
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,400
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant11,918
MadiSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanEthnic Religions150
SinhaleseSri LankaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesBuddhism1,500
Arab, Syrian (Christian)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox4,129
Arab, Syrian (Muslim)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni2,173
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana5,000
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada3,455
TrinidadianTrinidad and TobagoAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,706
TurkTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni2,236
UkrainianUkraineEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox1,095
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity8,200
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,800
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic10,318
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism101,340

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