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CNSs, 2008

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Total active CNSs licensed in Texas*: 1,418

Total active CNSs with active Texas RN license (see table below)*: 1,291

Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS) by County of Practice - September, 2008

County 2008 Population 2008 CNS Total Ratio of 2008 Population per CNS Ratio of CNSs per 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 57,910 1 57,910.0 1.7 78
Andrews 13,777 0 - 0.0 -
Angelina 84,171 4 21,042.8 4.8 37
Aransas 25,451 0 - 0.0 -
Archer 9,503 0 - 0.0 -
Armstrong 2,238 0 - 0.0 -
Atascosa 46,479 1 46,479.0 2.2 69
Austin 27,851 2 13,925.5 7.2 19
Bailey 7,142 1 7,142.0 14.0 7
Bandera 21,032 0 - 0.0 -
Bastrop 83,889 3 27,963.0 3.6 47
Baylor 4,080 0 - 0.0 -
Bee 34,458 0 - 0.0 -
Bell 263,086 33 7,972.3 12.5 10
Bexar 1,562,396 205 7,621.4 13.1 8
Blanco 10,215 1 10,215.0 9.8 13
Borden 763 0 - 0.0 -
Bosque 18,518 3 6,172.7 16.2 5
Bowie 93,518 3 31,172.7 3.2 50
Brazoria 294,384 7 42,054.9 2.4 64
Brazos 166,821 2 83,410.5 1.2 80
Brewster 9,624 0 - 0.0 -
Briscoe 1,873 0 - 0.0 -
Brooks 8,557 0 - 0.0 -
Brown 39,487 0 - 0.0 -
Burleson 18,483 1 18,483.0 5.4 29
Burnet 42,252 0 - 0.0 -
Caldwell 38,700 0 - 0.0 -
Calhoun 21,629 0 - 0.0 -
Callahan 13,677 0 - 0.0 -
Cameron 401,862 7 57,408.9 1.7 77
Camp 13,373 0 - 0.0 -
Carson 6,520 0 - 0.0 -
Cass 30,238 0 - 0.0 -
Castro 8,877 0 - 0.0 -
Chambers 32,995 1 32,995.0 3.0 55
Cherokee 49,710 4 12,427.5 8.0 15
Childress 7,829 0 - 0.0 -
Clay 11,442 0 - 0.0 -
Cochran 4,062 0 - 0.0 -
Coke 3,960 0 - 0.0 -
Coleman 9,186 0 - 0.0 -
Collin 760,664 14 54,333.1 1.8 75
Collingsworth 3,174 0 - 0.0 -
Colorado 22,308 0 - 0.0 -
Comal 102,320 5 20,464.0 4.9 35
Comanche 14,201 0 - 0.0 -
Concho 4,011 0 - 0.0 -
Cooke 40,048 2 20,024.0 5.0 33
Coryell 75,145 2 37,572.5 2.7 60
Cottle 1,881 1 1,881.0 53.2 1
Crane 4,312 0 - 0.0 -
Crockett 4,395 0 - 0.0 -
Crosby 7,470 0 - 0.0 -
Culberson 3,274 0 - 0.0 -
Dallam 6,691 0 - 0.0 -
Dallas 2,344,905 141 16,630.5 6.0 25
Dawson 15,608 0 - 0.0 -
Deaf Smith 20,058 0 - 0.0 -
Delta 5,393 0 - 0.0 -
Denton 674,765 16 42,172.8 2.4 65
De Witt 20,638 0 - 0.0 -
Dickens 2,931 0 - 0.0 -
Dimmit 10,778 0 - 0.0 -
Donley 4,093 0 - 0.0 -
Duval 13,756 0 - 0.0 -
Eastland 18,880 0 - 0.0 -
Ector 129,801 10 12,980.1 7.7 18
Edwards 2,260 0 - 0.0 -
Ellis 147,615 4 36,903.8 2.7 58
El Paso 755,157 36 20,976.6 4.8 36
Erath 37,175 1 37,175.0 2.7 59
Falls 18,872 0 - 0.0 -
Fannin 35,462 2 17,731.0 5.6 27
Fayette 24,098 0 - 0.0 -
Fisher 4,160 0 - 0.0 -
Floyd 8,147 0 - 0.0 -
Foard 1,609 0 - 0.0 -
Fort Bend 510,966 14 36,497.6 2.7 57
Franklin 10,093 0 - 0.0 -
Freestone 19,900 0 - 0.0 -
Frio 17,328 0 - 0.0 -
Gaines 15,733 0 - 0.0 -
Galveston 285,327 27 10,567.7 9.5 14
Garza 5,292 0 - 0.0 -
Gillespie 23,649 1 23,649.0 4.2 39
Glasscock 1,522 0 - 0.0 -
Goliad 7,488 0 - 0.0 -
Gonzales 20,327 0 - 0.0 -
Gray 22,096 0 - 0.0 -
Grayson 120,304 4 30,076.0 3.3 49
Gregg 117,679 7 16,811.3 5.9 26
Grimes 26,078 0 - 0.0 -
Guadalupe 114,770 3 38,256.7 2.6 61
Hale 37,661 0 - 0.0 -
Hall 3,842 0 - 0.0 -
Hamilton 8,409 0 - 0.0 -
Hansford 5,686 0 - 0.0 -
Hardeman 4,724 0 - 0.0 -
Hardin 51,906 0 - 0.0 -
Harris 3,867,607 264 14,650.0 6.8 21
Harrison 63,739 0 - 0.0 -
Hartley 5,689 0 - 0.0 -
Haskell 6,050 0 - 0.0 -
Hays 156,020 3 52,006.7 1.9 73
Hemphill 3,506 0 - 0.0 -
Henderson 82,291 0 - 0.0 -
Hidalgo 749,265 16 46,829.1 2.1 70
Hill 36,125 0 - 0.0 -
Hockley 23,950 0 - 0.0 -
Hood 50,239 4 12,559.8 8.0 16
Hopkins 34,386 0 - 0.0 -
Houston 24,075 0 - 0.0 -
Howard 33,981 7 4,854.4 20.6 3
Hudspeth 3,833 0 - 0.0 -
Hunt 87,942 1 87,942.0 1.1 81
Hutchinson 23,070 0 - 0.0 -
Irion 1,847 0 - 0.0 -
Jack 8,948 0 - 0.0 -
Jackson 14,730 0 - 0.0 -
Jasper 36,558 0 - 0.0 -
Jeff Davis 2,566 0 - 0.0 -
Jefferson 253,609 8 31,701.1 3.2 52
Jim Hogg 5,569 0 - 0.0 -
Jim Wells 41,831 0 - 0.0 -
Johnson 159,338 0 - 0.0 -
Jones 20,777 0 - 0.0 -
Karnes 15,969 0 - 0.0 -
Kaufman 99,999 5 19,999.8 5.0 32
Kendall 31,987 1 31,987.0 3.1 54
Kenedy 459 0 - 0.0 -
Kent 841 0 - 0.0 -
Kerr 47,512 3 15,837.3 6.3 24
Kimble 4,646 0 - 0.0 -
King 369 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,436 0 - 0.0 -
Kleberg 35,137 0 - 0.0 -
Knox 4,227 0 - 0.0 -
Lamar 50,641 4 12,660.3 7.9 17
Lamb 15,386 0 - 0.0 -
Lampasas 22,838 0 - 0.0 -
La Salle 6,543 1 6,543.0 15.3 6
Lavaca 19,479 0 - 0.0 -
Lee 17,510 0 - 0.0 -
Leon 17,183 0 - 0.0 -
Liberty 82,173 1 82,173.0 1.2 79
Limestone 23,337 0 - 0.0 -
Lipscomb 3,105 0 - 0.0 -
Live Oak 12,417 0 - 0.0 -
Llano 18,842 1 18,842.0 5.3 31
Loving 65 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 257,690 12 21,474.2 4.7 38
Lynn 6,876 0 - 0.0 -
McCulloch 8,376 0 - 0.0 -
McLennan 225,379 9 25,042.1 4.0 44
McMullen 873 0 - 0.0 -
Madison 14,034 0 - 0.0 -
Marion 11,270 0 - 0.0 -
Martin 5,186 0 - 0.0 -
Mason 4,031 0 - 0.0 -
Matagorda 39,026 0 - 0.0 -
Maverick 53,688 0 - 0.0 -
Medina 44,956 1 44,956.0 2.2 68
Menard 2,565 0 - 0.0 -
Midland 123,362 5 24,672.4 4.1 42
Milam 26,289 1 26,289.0 3.8 45
Mills 5,149 0 - 0.0 -
Mitchell 9,917 0 - 0.0 -
Montague 20,055 1 20,055.0 5.0 34
Montgomery 425,757 9 47,306.3 2.1 71
Moore 21,342 0 - 0.0 -
Morris 13,238 0 - 0.0 -
Motley 1,419 0 - 0.0 -
Nacogdoches 62,735 2 31,367.5 3.2 51
Navarro 50,322 0 - 0.0 -
Newton 15,262 0 - 0.0 -
Nolan 15,813 0 - 0.0 -
Nueces 323,802 8 40,475.3 2.5 62
Ochiltree 9,848 0 - 0.0 -
Oldham 2,309 0 - 0.0 -
Orange 84,937 2 42,468.5 2.4 66
Palo Pinto 28,343 1 28,343.0 3.5 48
Panola 22,999 0 - 0.0 -
Parker 113,774 2 56,887.0 1.8 76
Parmer 10,546 0 - 0.0 -
Pecos 17,583 0 - 0.0 -
Polk 49,449 0 - 0.0 -
Potter 124,416 16 7,776.0 12.9 9
Presidio 8,402 0 - 0.0 -
Rains 11,533 0 - 0.0 -
Randall 112,995 6 18,832.5 5.3 30
Reagan 3,684 0 - 0.0 -
Real 3,239 0 - 0.0 -
Red River 14,509 0 - 0.0 -
Reeves 12,717 0 - 0.0 -
Refugio 8,239 1 8,239.0 12.1 11
Roberts 936 0 - 0.0 -
Robertson 16,898 0 - 0.0 -
Rockwall 74,926 3 24,975.3 4.0 43
Runnels 11,497 0 - 0.0 -
Rusk 49,464 0 - 0.0 -
Sabine 10,871 0 - 0.0 -
San Augustine 9,357 0 - 0.0 -
San Jacinto 24,601 0 - 0.0 -
San Patricio 72,187 0 - 0.0 -
San Saba 6,317 0 - 0.0 -
Schleicher 3,140 0 - 0.0 -
Scurry 16,674 0 - 0.0 -
Shackelford 3,384 0 - 0.0 -
Shelby 26,577 0 - 0.0 -
Sherman 3,326 0 - 0.0 -
Smith 196,271 8 24,533.9 4.1 40
Somervell 8,493 0 - 0.0 -
Starr 65,152 0 - 0.0 -
Stephens 9,967 0 - 0.0 -
Sterling 1,465 0 - 0.0 -
Stonewall 1,704 0 - 0.0 -
Sutton 4,450 0 - 0.0 -
Swisher 8,805 1 8,805.0 11.4 12
Tarrant 1,720,067 70 24,572.4 4.1 41
Taylor 132,329 4 33,082.3 3.0 56
Terrell 1,101 0 - 0.0 -
Terry 13,404 0 - 0.0 -
Throckmorton 1,873 0 - 0.0 -
Titus 31,362 2 15,681.0 6.4 23
Tom Green 104,179 33 3,156.9 31.7 2
Travis 916,083 174 5,264.8 19.0 4
Trinity 14,977 0 - 0.0 -
Tyler 21,970 0 - 0.0 -
Upshur 37,936 0 - 0.0 -
Upton 3,671 0 - 0.0 -
Uvalde 28,203 2 14,101.5 7.1 20
Val Verde 49,532 1 49,532.0 2.0 72
Van Zandt 53,385 1 53,385.0 1.9 74
Victoria 88,794 5 17,758.8 5.6 28
Walker 66,940 0 - 0.0 -
Waller 42,576 1 42,576.0 2.3 67
Ward 11,391 0 - 0.0 -
Washington 32,484 0 - 0.0 -
Webb 250,144 2 125,072.0 0.8 82
Wharton 43,541 0 - 0.0 -
Wheeler 5,075 0 - 0.0 -
Wichita 126,977 4 31,744.3 3.2 53
Wilbarger 14,811 1 14,811.0 6.8 22
Willacy 21,675 0 - 0.0 -
Williamson 373,961 14 26,711.5 3.7 46
Wilson 42,816 0 - 0.0 -
Winkler 7,567 0 - 0.0 -
Wise 59,084 0 - 0.0 -
Wood 41,462 1 41,462.0 2.4 63
Yoakum 7,989 0 - 0.0 -
Young 18,053 0 - 0.0 -
Zapata 15,435 0 - 0.0 -
Zavala 12,442 0 - 0.0 -
Texas Total 24,178,180 1,291 18,728.3 5.3  
Documentation

* Of the 1,418 individual active CNSs licensed in Texas, 127 did not hold an active Texas RN license and therefore no geographic practice data was available for these nurses. 

Data Source: Texas Board of Nursing - September 2008

 

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, April 29, 2014

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Last updated May 30, 2014