• Loading...
    Contact Us

    Center For Health Statistics
    Department of State Health Services
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756-3199

    Phone: (512) 776-7261
    Fax: (866) 239-7344


    Email Center for Health Statistics

09NP

Loading...

Nurse Practitioners (NP) by County of Practice - September 2009

County  2009 Population  2009 NP Total  Ratio of 2009 Population per NP*  NPs per 100,000 Population  Rank 
Anderson 57,589 4 14,397 6.9 175
Andrews 14,197 4 3,549 28.2 39
Angelina 84,608 21 4,029 24.8 54
Aransas 27,019 2 13,510 7.4 173
Archer 9,464 0 - 0.0 -
Armstrong 2,267 1 2,267 44.1 10
Atascosa 45,189 3 15,063 6.6 179
Austin 28,205 3 9,402 10.6 145
Bailey 6,361 2 3,181 31.4 33
Bandera 20,900 0 - 0.0 -
Bastrop 79,038 8 9,880 10.1 150
Baylor 3,999 0 - 0.0 -
Bee 33,956 3 11,319 8.8 160
Bell 286,049 101 2,832 35.3 25
Bexar 1,612,972 387 4,168 24.0 59
Blanco 10,139 4 2,535 39.5 17
Borden 766 0 - 0.0 -
Bosque 17,689 6 2,948 33.9 27
Bowie 92,641 37 2,504 39.9 16
Brazoria 310,491 38 8,171 12.2 135
Brazos 173,300 32 5,416 18.5 91
Brewster 9,408 5 1,882 53.1 6
Briscoe 1,862 0 - 0.0 -
Brooks 7,889 0 - 0.0 -
Brown 39,734 8 4,967 20.1 78
Burleson 18,466 1 18,466 5.4 184
Burnet 46,080 7 6,583 15.2 114
Caldwell 38,028 3 12,676 7.9 169
Calhoun 23,039 2 11,520 8.7 162
Callahan 14,367 0 - 0.0 -
Cameron 408,951 66 6,196 16.1 104
Camp 13,214 1 13,214 7.6 171
Carson 6,750 1 6,750 14.8 118
Cass 30,638 7 4,377 22.8 63
Castro 7,483 1 7,483 13.4 131
Chambers 34,810 3 11,603 8.6 164
Cherokee 49,662 7 7,095 14.1 124
Childress 7,898 4 1,975 50.6 8
Clay 11,210 0 - 0.0 -
Cochran 3,499 1 3,499 28.6 38
Coke 3,909 0 - 0.0 -
Coleman 8,963 2 4,482 22.3 67
Collin 801,865 147 5,455 18.3 94
Collingsworth 3,161 0 - 0.0 -
Colorado 22,074 2 11,037 9.1 157
Comal 116,038 19 6,107 16.4 102
Comanche 14,230 4 3,558 28.1 40
Concho 3,869 1 3,869 25.8 50
Cooke 40,414 9 4,490 22.3 68
Coryell 80,692 7 11,527 8.7 163
Cottle 1,872 1 1,872 53.4 5
Crane 4,273 0 - 0.0 -
Crockett 4,545 0 - 0.0 -
Crosby 6,600 1 6,600 15.2 115
Culberson 2,733 0 - 0.0 -
Dallam 6,729 0 - 0.0 -
Dallas 2,412,431 889 2,714 36.9 19
Dawson 14,830 2 7,415 13.5 129
Deaf Smith 20,372 4 5,093 19.6 83
Delta 5,334 1 5,334 18.7 89
Denton 675,225 115 5,872 17.0 98
De Witt 20,514 3 6,838 14.6 119
Dickens 2,807 1 2,807 35.6 23
Dimmit 9,816 0 - 0.0 -
Donley 3,871 0 - 0.0 -
Duval 12,153 0 - 0.0 -
Eastland 18,764 4 4,691 21.3 72
Ector 131,553 33 3,986 25.1 52
Edwards 2,211 0 - 0.0 -
Ellis 153,660 17 9,039 11.1 144
El Paso 763,712 164 4,657 21.5 71
Erath 39,152 4 9,788 10.2 147
Falls 18,738 3 6,246 16.0 106
Fannin 34,419 3 11,473 8.7 161
Fayette 24,841 1 24,841 4.0 191
Fisher 4,193 1 4,193 23.8 60
Floyd 6,979 0 - 0.0 -
Foard 1,583 1 1,583 63.2 3
Fort Bend 551,328 67 8,229 12.2 136
Franklin 10,808 0 - 0.0 -
Freestone 20,157 5 4,031 24.8 55
Frio 17,807 2 8,904 11.2 142
Gaines 16,277 3 5,426 18.4 92
Galveston 289,203 101 2,863 34.9 26
Garza 5,203 0 - 0.0 -
Gillespie 25,309 2 12,655 7.9 168
Glasscock 1,513 0 - 0.0 -
Goliad 7,630 2 3,815 26.2 48
Gonzales 20,191 2 10,096 9.9 152
Gray 22,843 7 3,263 30.6 34
Grayson 119,674 29 4,127 24.2 58
Gregg 121,581 30 4,053 24.7 56
Grimes 26,152 2 13,076 7.6 170
Guadalupe 124,383 12 10,365 9.6 154
Hale 37,174 5 7,435 13.5 130
Hall 3,836 1 3,836 26.1 49
Hamilton 8,864 1 8,864 11.3 141
Hansford 5,222 0 - 0.0 -
Hardeman 4,619 1 4,619 21.6 70
Hardin 51,842 7 7,406 13.5 128
Harris 4,016,367 1,082 3,712 26.9 44
Harrison 67,152 6 11,192 8.9 159
Hartley 5,786 0 - 0.0 -
Haskell 5,912 1 5,912 16.9 100
Hays 156,605 31 5,052 19.8 81
Hemphill 3,581 0 - 0.0 -
Henderson 80,456 12 6,705 14.9 117
Hidalgo 768,405 101 7,608 13.1 132
Hill 36,517 3 12,172 8.2 167
Hockley 23,778 6 3,963 25.2 51
Hood 53,182 6 8,864 11.3 140
Hopkins 34,344 5 6,869 14.6 120
Houston 24,347 3 8,116 12.3 134
Howard 33,590 13 2,584 38.7 18
Hudspeth 3,772 0 - 0.0 -
Hunt 88,664 21 4,222 23.7 62
Hutchinson 23,586 4 5,897 17.0 99
Irion 1,830 0 - 0.0 -
Jack 9,051 2 4,526 22.1 69
Jackson 15,280 3 5,093 19.6 84
Jasper 35,906 9 3,990 25.1 53
Jeff Davis 2,777 1 2,777 36.0 21
Jefferson 243,485 115 2,117 47.2 9
Jim Hogg 5,495 0 - 0.0 -
Jim Wells 42,220 5 8,444 11.8 138
Johnson 164,347 14 11,739 8.5 165
Jones 20,791 4 5,198 19.2 86
Karnes 16,705 2 8,353 12.0 137
Kaufman 103,387 16 6,462 15.5 112
Kendall 34,020 6 5,670 17.6 95
Kenedy 465 0 - 0.0 -
Kent 862 0 - 0.0 -
Kerr 46,483 19 2,446 40.9 14
Kimble 4,758 2 2,379 42.0 13
King 374 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,447 0 - 0.0 -
Kleberg 32,105 2 16,053 6.2 181
Knox 4,238 3 1,413 70.8 1
Lamar 50,207 22 2,282 43.8 11
Lamb 15,514 1 15,514 6.4 180
Lampasas 22,088 1 22,088 4.5 189
La Salle 6,030 1 6,030 16.6 101
Lavaca 19,520 3 6,507 15.4 113
Lee 17,875 2 8,938 11.2 143
Leon 16,801 0 - 0.0 -
Liberty 80,721 6 13,454 7.4 172
Limestone 23,254 3 7,751 12.9 133
Lipscomb 3,162 0 - 0.0 -
Live Oak 12,421 0 - 0.0 -
Llano 19,105 1 19,105 5.2 185
Loving 65 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 265,963 107 2,486 40.2 15
Lynn 5,993 2 2,997 33.4 28
McCulloch 8,626 0 - 0.0 -
McLennan 231,025 61 3,787 26.4 46
McMullen 875 0 - 0.0 -
Madison 14,332 3 4,777 20.9 74
Marion 11,039 3 3,680 27.2 43
Martin 5,251 0 - 0.0 -
Mason 3,829 0 - 0.0 -
Matagorda 38,759 2 19,380 5.2 186
Maverick 54,461 2 27,231 3.7 192
Medina 45,015 1 45,015 2.2 195
Menard 2,436 0 - 0.0 -
Midland 128,116 13 9,855 10.1 149
Milam 26,248 5 5,250 19.0 87
Mills 5,452 1 5,452 18.3 93
Mitchell 9,792 1 9,792 10.2 148
Montague 20,125 2 10,063 9.9 151
Montgomery 455,104 79 5,761 17.4 96
Moore 21,022 1 21,022 4.8 187
Morris 13,500 0 - 0.0 -
Motley 1,423 0 - 0.0 -
Nacogdoches 63,669 10 6,367 15.7 110
Navarro 50,892 6 8,482 11.8 139
Newton 14,920 0 - 0.0 -
Nolan 14,543 1 14,543 6.9 176
Nueces 322,833 89 3,627 27.6 41
Ochiltree 9,880 2 4,940 20.2 77
Oldham 2,318 1 2,318 43.1 12
Orange 85,018 17 5,001 20.0 79
Palo Pinto 29,402 8 3,675 27.2 42
Panola 24,016 1 24,016 4.2 190
Parker 115,186 12 9,599 10.4 146
Parmer 10,213 2 5,107 19.6 85
Pecos 17,741 4 4,435 22.5 65
Polk 49,001 7 7,000 14.3 122
Potter 125,017 82 1,525 65.6 2
Presidio 8,542 0 - 0.0 -
Rains 10,783 0 - 0.0 -
Randall 118,869 19 6,256 16.0 107
Reagan 3,142 0 - 0.0 -
Real 3,317 0 - 0.0 -
Red River 14,385 3 4,795 20.9 75
Reeves 11,276 0 - 0.0 -
Refugio 7,187 0 - 0.0 -
Roberts 941 0 - 0.0 -
Robertson 16,803 1 16,803 6.0 183
Rockwall 79,754 21 3,798 26.3 47
Runnels 11,730 0 - 0.0 -
Rusk 49,770 8 6,221 16.1 105
Sabine 10,831 2 5,416 18.5 90
San Augustine 9,539 2 4,770 21.0 73
San Jacinto 27,553 1 27,553 3.6 193
San Patricio 70,665 6 11,778 8.5 166
San Saba 6,347 1 6,347 15.8 109
Schleicher 3,168 1 3,168 31.6 31
Scurry 17,127 0 - 0.0 -
Shackelford 3,446 1 3,446 29.0 37
Shelby 26,469 5 5,294 18.9 88
Sherman 3,347 1 3,347 29.9 36
Smith 202,857 72 2,817 35.5 24
Somervell 8,399 2 4,200 23.8 61
Starr 65,944 4 16,486 6.1 182
Stephens 10,196 1 10,196 9.8 153
Sterling 1,464 0 - 0.0 -
Stonewall 1,655 1 1,655 60.4 4
Sutton 4,584 0 - 0.0 -
Swisher 8,224 2 4,112 24.3 57
Tarrant 1,780,891 398 4,475 22.3 66
Taylor 130,837 47 2,784 35.9 22
Terrell 1,103 0 - 0.0 -
Terry 11,632 2 5,816 17.2 97
Throckmorton 1,885 1 1,885 53.1 7
Titus 31,584 5 6,317 15.8 108
Tom Green 103,881 33 3,148 31.8 30
Travis 974,427 312 3,123 32.0 29
Trinity 15,055 1 15,055 6.6 178
Tyler 22,016 3 7,339 13.6 126
Upshur 38,003 1 38,003 2.6 194
Upton 3,173 1 3,173 31.5 32
Uvalde 27,695 4 6,924 14.4 121
Val Verde 49,616 7 7,088 14.1 123
Van Zandt 53,139 5 10,628 9.4 155
Victoria 88,687 27 3,285 30.4 35
Walker 65,255 6 10,876 9.2 156
Waller 41,352 3 13,784 7.3 174
Ward 10,020 2 5,010 20.0 80
Washington 33,141 3 11,047 9.1 158
Webb 251,096 41 6,124 16.3 103
Wharton 43,560 6 7,260 13.8 125
Wheeler 5,140 0 - 0.0 -
Wichita 128,119 29 4,418 22.6 64
Wilbarger 15,240 3 5,080 19.7 82
Willacy 21,865 1 21,865 4.6 188
Williamson 413,220 64 6,457 15.5 111
Wilson 44,075 9 4,897 20.4 76
Winkler 6,636 0 - 0.0 -
Wise 60,193 9 6,688 15.0 116
Wood 44,057 6 7,343 13.6 127
Yoakum 8,178 3 2,726 36.7 20
Young 18,573 5 3,715 26.9 45
Zapata 14,944 1 14,944 6.7 177
Zavala 12,735 0 - 0.0 -
Texas Total 24,873,773 5,745 4,330 23.1

* Data rounded to nearest whole number

Data Source: Texas Board of Nursing, September 18, 2009.

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, October 9, 2009.

Records were sorted by the county of practice. For those records that did not have a practice address, the mailing address was used. 


Return to Previous Page
  • Loading...
Last updated August 24, 2010