MexicoInternational Essentials Guide

The Dallas Region is home to a growing and vibrant Latino community – nearly 30 percent of the DFW population. From professional networks, entertainment venues and museums, to dining and festivals, check out the resources below to get connected.

  • Nearly half (43 percent) of the city’s population is Latino, representing many countries from South and Central America.
  • Dallas County is home to 2.5 million people, 40 percent of whom are Latinos.
  • The Dallas metro area is home to 6.4 million people, 28 percent of whom are Latinos.
  • Of the 1.6 million people added to the Dallas Region between 2000 and 2010, nearly half (724,018) were Latinos.
  • In 2010, the Dallas Region was the eight-largest Hispanic metro area in the U.S.
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