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Direct Patient Care Physicians (DPC) by County of Practice - August, 2009

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Direct Patient Care Physicians (DPC) by County of Practice - August, 2009

County 2009 Population 2009 DPC Total Ratio of 2009 Population per DPC* Ratio of DPC per 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 57,589 71 811 123.3 47
Andrews 14,197 14 1,014 98.6 70
Angelina 84,608 151 560 178.5 25
Aransas 27,019 16 1,689 59.2 129
Archer 9,464 2 4,732 21.1 214
Armstrong 2,267 0 - 0.0 -
Atascosa 45,189 32 1,412 70.8 108
Austin 28,205 10 2,821 35.5 173
Bailey 6,361 6 1,060 94.3 75
Bandera 20,900 5 4,180 23.9 207
Bastrop 79,038 38 2,080 48.1 153
Baylor 3,999 7 571 175.0 26
Bee 33,956 24 1,415 70.7 110
Bell 286,049 539 531 188.4 23
Bexar 1,612,972 3,299 489 204.5 18
Blanco 10,139 4 2,535 39.5 164
Borden 766 0 - 0.0 -
Bosque 17,689 10 1,769 56.5 133
Bowie 92,641 247 375 266.6 3
Brazoria 310,491 235 1,321 75.7 99
Brazos 173,300 375 462 216.4 14
Brewster 9,408 10 941 106.3 60
Briscoe 1,862 0 - 0.0 -
Brooks 7,889 2 3,945 25.4 206
Brown 39,734 67 593 168.6 29
Burleson 18,466 4 4,617 21.7 212
Burnet 46,080 60 768 130.2 42
Caldwell 38,028 19 2,001 50.0 149
Calhoun 23,039 18 1,280 78.1 97
Callahan 14,367 3 4,789 20.9 215
Cameron 408,951 490 835 119.8 48
Camp 13,214 15 881 113.5 52
Carson 6,750 0 - 0.0 -
Cass 30,638 15 2,043 49.0 152
Castro 7,483 4 1,871 53.5 140
Chambers 34,810 7 4,973 20.1 217
Cherokee 49,662 68 730 136.9 37
Childress 7,898 8 987 101.3 67
Clay 11,210 3 3,737 26.8 199
Cochran 3,499 1 3,499 28.6 196
Coke 3,909 1 3,909 25.6 205
Coleman 8,963 3 2,988 33.5 180
Collin 801,865 1,386 579 172.8 28
Collingsworth 3,161 2 1,581 63.3 123
Colorado 22,074 29 761 131.4 41
Comal 116,038 144 806 124.1 46
Comanche 14,230 12 1,186 84.3 87
Concho 3,869 1 3,869 25.8 203
Cooke 40,414 33 1,225 81.7 92
Coryell 80,692 36 2,241 44.6 158
Cottle 1,872 0 - 0.0 -
Crane 4,273 2 2,137 46.8 154
Crockett 4,545 1 4,545 22.0 211
Crosby 6,600 2 3,300 30.3 191
Culberson 2,733 1 2,733 36.6 169
Dallam 6,729 0 - 0.0 -
Dallas 2,412,431 5,204 464 215.7 15
Dawson 14,830 5 2,966 33.7 178
Deaf Smith 20,372 15 1,358 73.6 101
Delta 5,334 1 5,334 18.7 221
Denton 675,225 694 973 102.8 66
De Witt 20,514 15 1,368 73.1 104
Dickens 2,807 0 - 0.0 -
Dimmit 9,816 7 1,402 71.3 107
Donley 3,871 1 3,871 25.8 204
Duval 12,153 0 - 0.0 -
Eastland 18,764 13 1,443 69.3 113
Ector 131,553 209 629 158.9 31
Edwards 2,211 1 2,211 45.2 155
Ellis 153,660 99 1,552 64.4 119
El Paso 763,712 844 905 110.5 55
Erath 39,152 36 1,088 91.9 76
Falls 18,738 4 4,685 21.3 213
Fannin 34,419 14 2,459 40.7 163
Fayette 24,841 26 955 104.7 64
Fisher 4,193 3 1,398 71.5 105
Floyd 6,979 8 872 114.6 50
Foard 1,583 0 - 0.0 -
Fort Bend 551,328 535 1,031 97.0 71
Franklin 10,808 7 1,544 64.8 118
Freestone 20,157 10 2,016 49.6 150
Frio 17,807 8 2,226 44.9 157
Gaines 16,277 5 3,255 30.7 189
Galveston 289,203 313 924 108.2 58
Garza 5,203 1 5,203 19.2 220
Gillespie 25,309 64 395 252.9 5
Glasscock 1,513 0 - 0.0 -
Goliad 7,630 2 3,815 26.2 201
Gonzales 20,191 12 1,683 59.4 128
Gray 22,843 26 879 113.8 51
Grayson 119,674 236 507 197.2 21
Gregg 121,581 298 408 245.1 6
Grimes 26,152 14 1,868 53.5 139
Guadalupe 124,383 73 1,704 58.7 130
Hale 37,174 31 1,199 83.4 89
Hall 3,836 1 3,836 26.1 202
Hamilton 8,864 10 886 112.8 53
Hansford 5,222 2 2,611 38.3 166
Hardeman 4,619 6 770 129.9 43
Hardin 51,842 18 2,880 34.7 174
Harris 4,016,367 7,857 511 195.6 22
Harrison 67,152 47 1,429 70.0 112
Hartley 5,786 5 1,157 86.4 85
Haskell 5,912 2 2,956 33.8 177
Hays 156,605 133 1,177 84.9 86
Hemphill 3,581 4 895 111.7 54
Henderson 80,456 72 1,117 89.5 80
Hidalgo 768,405 802 958 104.4 65
Hill 36,517 19 1,922 52.0 144
Hockley 23,778 15 1,585 63.1 124
Hood 53,182 58 917 109.1 57
Hopkins 34,344 37 928 107.7 59
Houston 24,347 12 2,029 49.3 151
Howard 33,590 45 746 134.0 39
Hudspeth 3,772 0 - 0.0 -
Hunt 88,664 81 1,095 91.4 78
Hutchinson 23,586 15 1,572 63.6 121
Irion 1,830 0 - 0.0 -
Jack 9,051 4 2,263 44.2 159
Jackson 15,280 5 3,056 32.7 183
Jasper 35,906 32 1,122 89.1 81
Jeff Davis 2,777 1 2,777 36.0 172
Jefferson 243,485 541 450 222.2 13
Jim Hogg 5,495 1 5,495 18.2 223
Jim Wells 42,220 33 1,279 78.2 96
Johnson 164,347 85 1,933 51.7 145
Jones 20,791 14 1,485 67.3 116
Karnes 16,705 5 3,341 29.9 193
Kaufman 103,387 81 1,276 78.3 95
Kendall 34,020 52 654 152.9 34
Kenedy 465 0 - 0.0 -
Kent 862 0 - 0.0 -
Kerr 46,483 113 411 243.1 7
Kimble 4,758 3 1,586 63.1 125
King 374 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,447 1 3,447 29.0 194
Kleberg 32,105 21 1,529 65.4 117
Knox 4,238 3 1,413 70.8 109
Lamar 50,207 102 492 203.2 19
Lamb 15,514 5 3,103 32.2 184
Lampasas 22,088 12 1,841 54.3 138
La Salle 6,030 2 3,015 33.2 182
Lavaca 19,520 16 1,220 82.0 91
Lee 17,875 4 4,469 22.4 210
Leon 16,801 4 4,200 23.8 208
Liberty 80,721 52 1,552 64.4 120
Limestone 23,254 23 1,011 98.9 69
Lipscomb 3,162 0 - 0.0 -
Live Oak 12,421 2 6,211 16.1 225
Llano 19,105 21 910 109.9 56
Loving 65 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 265,963 624 426 234.6 9
Lynn 5,993 3 1,998 50.1 148
McCulloch 8,626 5 1,725 58.0 131
McLennan 231,025 418 553 180.9 24
McMullen 875 0 - 0.0 -
Madison 14,332 6 2,389 41.9 160
Marion 11,039 6 1,840 54.4 137
Martin 5,251 2 2,626 38.1 167
Mason 3,829 0 - 0.0 -
Matagorda 38,759 39 994 100.6 68
Maverick 54,461 31 1,757 56.9 132
Medina 45,015 15 3,001 33.3 181
Menard 2,436 2 1,218 82.1 90
Midland 128,116 190 674 148.3 35
Milam 26,248 14 1,875 53.3 141
Mills 5,452 3 1,817 55.0 135
Mitchell 9,792 2 4,896 20.4 216
Montague 20,125 11 1,830 54.7 136
Montgomery 455,104 708 643 155.6 32
Moore 21,022 15 1,401 71.4 106
Morris 13,500 2 6,750 14.8 227
Motley 1,423 0 - 0.0 -
Nacogdoches 63,669 127 501 199.5 20
Navarro 50,892 49 1,039 96.3 73
Newton 14,920 5 2,984 33.5 179
Nolan 14,543 14 1,039 96.3 74
Nueces 322,833 730 442 226.1 12
Ochiltree 9,880 5 1,976 50.6 147
Oldham 2,318 0 - 0.0 -
Orange 85,018 45 1,889 52.9 142
Palo Pinto 29,402 27 1,089 91.8 77
Panola 24,016 15 1,601 62.5 126
Parker 115,186 87 1,324 75.5 100
Parmer 10,213 4 2,553 39.2 165
Pecos 17,741 13 1,365 73.3 103
Polk 49,001 41 1,195 83.7 88
Potter 125,017 405 309 324.0 2
Presidio 8,542 2 4,271 23.4 209
Rains 10,783 2 5,392 18.5 222
Randall 118,869 72 1,651 60.6 127
Reagan 3,142 1 3,142 31.8 185
Real 3,317 0 - 0.0 -
Red River 14,385 4 3,596 27.8 198
Reeves 11,276 9 1,253 79.8 94
Refugio 7,187 2 3,594 27.8 197
Roberts 941 0 - 0.0 -
Robertson 16,803 3 5,601 17.9 224
Rockwall 79,754 106 752 132.9 40
Runnels 11,730 8 1,466 68.2 115
Rusk 49,770 28 1,778 56.3 134
Sabine 10,831 4 2,708 36.9 168
San Augustine 9,539 5 1,908 52.4 143
San Jacinto 27,553 4 6,888 14.5 228
San Patricio 70,665 24 2,944 34.0 176
San Saba 6,347 1 6,347 15.8 226
Schleicher 3,168 1 3,168 31.6 186
Scurry 17,127 13 1,317 75.9 98
Shackelford 3,446 3 1,149 87.1 84
Shelby 26,469 11 2,406 41.6 161
Sherman 3,347 0 - 0.0 -
Smith 202,857 685 296 337.7 1
Somervell 8,399 13 646 154.8 33
Starr 65,944 20 3,297 30.3 190
Stephens 10,196 7 1,457 68.7 114
Sterling 1,464 0 - 0.0 -
Stonewall 1,655 4 414 241.7 8
Sutton 4,584 4 1,146 87.3 83
Swisher 8,224 3 2,741 36.5 171
Tarrant 1,780,891 3,097 575 173.9 27
Taylor 130,837 278 471 212.5 16
Terrell 1,103 1 1,103 90.7 79
Terry 11,632 6 1,939 51.6 146
Throckmorton 1,885 2 943 106.1 61
Titus 31,584 52 607 164.6 30
Tom Green 103,881 235 442 226.2 11
Travis 974,427 2,502 389 256.8 4
Trinity 15,055 4 3,764 26.6 200
Tyler 22,016 9 2,446 40.9 162
Upshur 38,003 11 3,455 28.9 195
Upton 3,173 1 3,173 31.5 187
Uvalde 27,695 29 955 104.7 63
Val Verde 49,616 35 1,418 70.5 111
Van Zandt 53,139 16 3,321 30.1 192
Victoria 88,687 206 431 232.3 10
Walker 65,255 69 946 105.7 62
Waller 41,352 3 13,784 7.3 229
Ward 10,020 2 5,010 20.0 219
Washington 33,141 43 771 129.7 44
Webb 251,096 205 1,225 81.6 93
Wharton 43,560 59 738 135.4 38
Wheeler 5,140 6 857 116.7 49
Wichita 128,119 263 487 205.3 17
Wilbarger 15,240 21 726 137.8 36
Willacy 21,865 8 2,733 36.6 170
Williamson 413,220 534 774 129.2 45
Wilson 44,075 15 2,938 34.0 175
Winkler 6,636 3 2,212 45.2 156
Wise 60,193 53 1,136 88.1 82
Wood 44,057 28 1,573 63.6 122
Yoakum 8,178 6 1,363 73.4 102
Young 18,573 18 1,032 96.9 72
Zapata 14,944 3 4,981 20.1 218
Zavala 12,735 4 3,184 31.4 188
Texas Total 24,873,773 39,374 632 158.3

* Data rounded to nearest whole number

Data Source:Texas Medical Board - August 24, 2009

Includes: Active physicians with Texas practice addresses and a practice type of direct patient care. The mailing address was substituted for those records that did not contain a practice address.

Excludes: Federal and military physicians, residents and fellows.

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, September 29, 2009.


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