Diversity in Dallas Life

Dallas is consistently among the top most diverse cities in the United States. The city has become a melting pot of cultures, religions, and lifestyles. Over two-thirds of the Dallas population identify as an ethnic minority. Dallas has the biggest population of individuals who identify as LGBTQ in Texas and one of the biggest in the nation. The Latinx community in Dallas is one of the fastest growing in the country.

Dallas is home to a vast amount of diverse cultural experiences! A few examples:

  • African American Museum
  • Caro Mia Theater Company
  • Dallas Black Dance Theater
  • Dallas Pride
  • DFW Chinatown
  • International Museum of Cultures
  • Latino Cultural Center
  • Latino Street Fest
  • Oaklawn Area
  • South Asian Film Festival
  • South Dallas Cultural Center
  • The Black Academy of Arts and Letters

View Dallas Life and learn more about graduate medical education at UT Southwestern.

Take a virtual tour of UT Southwestern's campus.

Learn more about our Committees supporting various Diversity Initiatives and our Diverse Residency Experiences.

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