ABOUT ASIANS IN DFW
Dallas Asian American Community Facts:
According to the 2010 census, the Asian population in Dallas County increased 35 percent over the decade, from 88,369 to almost 120,000. Tarrant County was up 60 percent, from 52,594 to 84,561. Growth was even more dramatic in the northern suburbs, with Denton County's Asian population increasing almost 150 percent, from 17,444 to 43,478, and Collin County's climbing from 34,047 to 87,752, a jump of almost 160 percent.
There's not just one "Dallas Chinatown," but instead a number of unique and vibrant communities.
What is the Asian 100?
The Asian 100 is a Dallas-Fort Worth based organization of 100 women leaders representing multiple Asian ethnicities. This not-for-profit, non-partisan membership organization brings an Asian American perspective to issues concerning Asian Americans as well as offering three signature initiatives: leadership mentoring and training, networking and giving.