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.)
- Foreign Born - 1,206,720
- Language Spoken at Home - 1,700,000
[Source: American Community Survey (ACS) 5-Year Foreign Born and Language Spoken at Home]