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Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, 2009


Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) by County - September, 2009
County 2009 Population 2009 APRN Total Ratio of 2009 Population per APRN Ratio of APRNs per 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 57,589 14 4,113.5 24.3 111
Andrews 14,197 8 1,774.6 56.3 25
Angelina 84,608 42 2,014.5 49.6 31
Aransas 27,019 2 13,509.5 7.4 194
Archer 9,464 0 - 0 -
Armstrong 2,267 1 2,267.0 44.1 40
Atascosa 45,189 7 6,455.6 15.5 159
Austin 28,205 4 7,051.3 14.2 165
Bailey 6,361 2 3,180.5 31.4 71
Bandera 20,900 0 - 0 -
Bastrop 79,038 18 4,391.0 22.8 118
Baylor 3,999 0 - 0 -
Bee 33,956 8 4,244.5 23.6 117
Bell 286,049 247 1,158.1 86.3 4
Bexar 1,612,972 721 2,237.1 44.7 38
Blanco 10,139 4 2,534.8 39.5 49
Borden 766 0 - 0 -
Bosque 17,689 9 1,965.4 50.9 30
Bowie 92,641 73 1,269.1 78.8 5
Brazoria 310,491 61 5,090.0 19.6 141
Brazos 173,300 67 2,586.6 38.7 56
Brewster 9,408 6 1,568.0 63.8 13
Briscoe 1,862 0 - 0 -
Brooks 7,889 0 - 0 -
Brown 39,734 14 2,838.1 35.2 60
Burleson 18,466 1 18,466.0 5.4 201
Burnet 46,080 10 4,608.0 21.7 128
Caldwell 38,028 3 12,676.0 7.9 192
Calhoun 23,039 4 5,759.8 17.4 152
Callahan 14,367 0 - 0 -
Cameron 408,951 120 3,407.9 29.3 78
Camp 13,214 3 4,404.7 22.7 119
Carson 6,750 1 6,750.0 14.8 164
Cass 30,638 8 3,829.8 26.1 98
Castro 7,483 2 3,741.5 26.7 91
Chambers 34,810 4 8,702.5 11.5 176
Cherokee 49,662 14 3,547.3 28.2 84
Childress 7,898 7 1,128.3 88.6 3
Clay 11,210 0 - 0 -
Cochran 3,499 1 3,499.0 28.6 81
Coke 3,909 0 - 0 -
Coleman 8,963 2 4,481.5 22.3 124
Collin 801,865 228 3,517.0 28.4 82
Collingsworth 3,161 0 - 0 -
Colorado 22,074 9 2,452.7 40.8 48
Comal 116,038 26 4,463.0 22.4 123
Comanche 14,230 5 2,846.0 35.1 61
Concho 3,869 1 3,869.0 25.8 101
Cooke 40,414 19 2,127.1 47 35
Coryell 80,692 9 8,965.8 11.2 179
Cottle 1,872 2 936.0 106.8 1
Crane 4,273 0 - 0 -
Crockett 4,545 0 - 0 -
Crosby 6,600 1 6,600.0 15.2 161
Culberson 2,733 0 - 0 -
Dallam 6,729 1 6,729.0 14.9 163
Dallas 2,412,431 1,435 1,681.1 59.5 22
Dawson 14,830 4 3,707.5 27 90
Deaf Smith 20,372 6 3,395.3 29.5 77
Delta 5,334 1 5,334.0 18.7 147
Denton 675,225 163 4,142.5 24.1 112
De Witt 20,514 8 2,564.3 39 54
Dickens 2,807 1 2,807.0 35.6 59
Dimmit 9,816 1 9,816.0 10.2 182
Donley 3,871 0 - 0 -
Duval 12,153 0 - 0 -
Eastland 18,764 5 3,752.8 26.6 93
Ector 131,553 61 2,156.6 46.4 36
Edwards 2,211 0 - 0 -
Ellis 153,660 34 4,519.4 22.1 125
El Paso 763,712 299 2,554.2 39.2 53
Erath 39,152 13 3,011.7 33.2 64
Falls 18,738 3 6,246.0 16 157
Fannin 34,419 6 5,736.5 17.4 151
Fayette 24,841 4 6,210.3 16.1 156
Fisher 4,193 1 4,193.0 23.8 113
Floyd 6,979 0 - 0 -
Foard 1,583 1 1,583.0 63.2 14
Fort Bend 551,328 121 4,556.4 21.9 127
Franklin 10,808 0 - 0 -
Freestone 20,157 5 4,031.4 24.8 106
Frio 17,807 5 3,561.4 28.1 86
Gaines 16,277 3 5,425.7 18.4 148
Galveston 289,203 199 1,453.3 68.8 9
Garza 5,203 0 - 0 -
Gillespie 25,309 12 2,109.1 47.4 33
Glasscock 1,513 0 - 0 -
Goliad 7,630 3 2,543.3 39.3 52
Gonzales 20,191 2 10,095.5 9.9 184
Gray 22,843 9 2,538.1 39.4 50
Grayson 119,674 63 1,899.6 52.6 28
Gregg 121,581 76 1,599.8 62.5 17
Grimes 26,152 2 13,076.0 7.6 193
Guadalupe 124,383 16 7,773.9 12.9 172
Hale 37,174 8 4,646.8 21.5 131
Hall 3,836 1 3,836.0 26.1 99
Hamilton 8,864 2 4,432.0 22.6 122
Hansford 5,222 0 - 0 -
Hardeman 4,619 1 4,619.0 21.6 129
Hardin 51,842 7 7,406.0 13.5 169
Harris 4,016,367 1,954 2,055.5 48.7 32
Harrison 67,152 14 4,796.6 20.8 135
Hartley 5,786 0 - 0 -
Haskell 5,912 1 5,912.0 16.9 155
Hays 156,605 37 4,232.6 23.6 116
Hemphill 3,581 0 - 0 -
Henderson 80,456 22 3,657.1 27.3 88
Hidalgo 768,405 200 3,842.0 26 100
Hill 36,517 7 5,216.7 19.2 145
Hockley 23,778 6 3,963.0 25.2 102
Hood 53,182 10 5,318.2 18.8 146
Hopkins 34,344 9 3,816.0 26.2 94
Houston 24,347 6 4,057.8 24.6 108
Howard 33,590 21 1,599.5 62.5 16
Hudspeth 3,772 0 - 0 -
Hunt 88,664 28 3,166.6 31.6 68
Hutchinson 23,586 4 5,896.5 17 154
Irion 1,830 0 - 0 -
Jack 9,051 2 4,525.5 22.1 126
Jackson 15,280 3 5,093.3 19.6 142
Jasper 35,906 15 2,393.7 41.8 45
Jeff Davis 2,777 1 2,777.0 36 57
Jefferson 243,485 151 1,612.5 62 19
Jim Hogg 5,495 0 - 0 -
Jim Wells 42,220 10 4,222.0 23.7 115
Johnson 164,347 34 4,833.7 20.7 136
Jones 20,791 4 5,197.8 19.2 144
Karnes 16,705 2 8,352.5 12 174
Kaufman 103,387 26 3,976.4 25.1 103
Kendall 34,020 7 4,860.0 20.6 138
Kenedy 465 0 - 0 -
Kent 862 0 - 0 -
Kerr 46,483 29 1,602.9 62.4 18
Kimble 4,758 2 2,379.0 42 44
King 374 0 - 0 -
Kinney 3,447 0 - 0 -
Kleberg 32,105 4 8,026.3 12.5 173
Knox 4,238 3 1,412.7 70.8 6
Lamar 50,207 33 1,521.4 65.7 11
Lamb 15,514 2 7,757.0 12.9 171
Lampasas 22,088 3 7,362.7 13.6 168
La Salle 6,030 2 3,015.0 33.2 65
Lavaca 19,520 7 2,788.6 35.9 58
Lee 17,875 2 8,937.5 11.2 178
Leon 16,801 1 16,801.0 6 199
Liberty 80,721 8 10,090.1 9.9 183
Limestone 23,254 7 3,322.0 30.1 74
Lipscomb 3,162 1 3,162.0 31.6 67
Live Oak 12,421 0 - 0 -
Llano 19,105 5 3,821.0 26.2 96
Loving 65 0 - 0 -
Lubbock 265,963 156 1,704.9 58.7 23
Lynn 5,993 2 2,996.5 33.4 63
McCulloch 8,626 1 8,626.0 11.6 175
McLennan 231,025 90 2,566.9 39 55
McMullen 875 0 - 0 -
Madison 14,332 3 4,777.3 20.9 133
Marion 11,039 3 3,679.7 27.2 89
Martin 5,251 0 - 0 -
Mason 3,829 0 - 0 -
Matagorda 38,759 5 7,751.8 12.9 170
Maverick 54,461 5 10,892.2 9.2 189
Medina 45,015 5 9,003.0 11.1 180
Menard 2,436 0 - 0 -
Midland 128,116 32 4,003.6 25 104
Milam 26,248 7 3,749.7 26.7 92
Mills 5,452 1 5,452.0 18.3 149
Mitchell 9,792 2 4,896.0 20.4 139
Montague 20,125 6 3,354.2 29.8 76
Montgomery 455,104 126 3,611.9 27.7 87
Moore 21,022 1 21,022.0 4.8 202
Morris 13,500 0 - 0 -
Motley 1,423 0 - 0 -
Nacogdoches 63,669 36 1,768.6 56.5 24
Navarro 50,892 11 4,626.5 21.6 130
Newton 14,920 0 - 0 -
Nolan 14,543 6 2,423.8 41.3 46
Nueces 322,833 169 1,910.3 52.3 29
Ochiltree 9,880 3 3,293.3 30.4 73
Oldham 2,318 1 2,318.0 43.1 42
Orange 85,018 26 3,269.9 30.6 72
Palo Pinto 29,402 12 2,450.2 40.8 47
Panola 24,016 1 24,016.0 4.2 203
Parker 115,186 18 6,399.2 15.6 158
Parmer 10,213 2 5,106.5 19.6 143
Pecos 17,741 5 3,548.2 28.2 85
Polk 49,001 12 4,083.4 24.5 109
Potter 125,017 115 1,087.1 92 2
Presidio 8,542 0 - 0 -
Rains 10,783 1 10,783.0 9.3 187
Randall 118,869 34 3,496.1 28.6 80
Reagan 3,142 0 - 0 -
Real 3,317 0 - 0 -
Red River 14,385 3 4,795.0 20.9 134
Reeves 11,276 1 11,276.0 8.9 191
Refugio 7,187 1 7,187.0 13.9 166
Roberts 941 0 - 0 -
Robertson 16,803 3 5,601.0 17.9 150
Rockwall 79,754 27 2,953.9 33.9 62
Runnels 11,730 0 - 0 -
Rusk 49,770 13 3,828.5 26.1 97
Sabine 10,831 1 10,831.0 9.2 188
San Augustine 9,539 2 4,769.5 21 132
San Jacinto 27,553 1 27,553.0 3.6 204
San Patricio 70,665 8 8,833.1 11.3 177
San Saba 6,347 2 3,173.5 31.5 70
Schleicher 3,168 1 3,168.0 31.6 69
Scurry 17,127 1 17,127.0 5.8 200
Shackelford 3,446 1 3,446.0 29 79
Shelby 26,469 6 4,411.5 22.7 121
Sherman 3,347 1 3,347.0 29.9 75
Smith 202,857 137 1,480.7 67.5 10
Somervell 8,399 2 4,199.5 23.8 114
Starr 65,944 4 16,486.0 6.1 198
Stephens 10,196 1 10,196.0 9.8 185
Sterling 1,464 0 - 0 -
Stonewall 1,655 1 1,655.0 60.4 21
Sutton 4,584 0 - 0 -
Swisher 8,224 2 4,112.0 24.3 110
Tarrant 1,780,891 812 2,193.2 45.6 37
Taylor 130,837 85 1,539.3 65 12
Terrell 1,103 0 - 0 -
Terry 11,632 2 5,816.0 17.2 153
Throckmorton 1,885 1 1,885.0 53.1 27
Titus 31,584 14 2,256.0 44.3 39
Tom Green 103,881 73 1,423.0 70.3 7
Travis 974,427 682 1,428.8 70 8
Trinity 15,055 1 15,055.0 6.6 197
Tyler 22,016 3 7,338.7 13.6 167
Upshur 38,003 4 9,500.8 10.5 181
Upton 3,173 2 1,586.5 63 15
Uvalde 27,695 12 2,307.9 43.3 41
Val Verde 49,616 13 3,816.6 26.2 95
Van Zandt 53,139 5 10,627.8 9.4 186
Victoria 88,687 42 2,111.6 47.4 34
Walker 65,255 10 6,525.5 15.3 160
Waller 41,352 3 13,784.0 7.3 195
Ward 10,020 2 5,010.0 20 140
Washington 33,141 5 6,628.2 15.1 162
Webb 251,096 83 3,025.3 33.1 66
Wharton 43,560 9 4,840.0 20.7 137
Wheeler 5,140 0 - 0 -
Wichita 128,119 69 1,856.8 53.9 26
Wilbarger 15,240 6 2,540.0 39.4 51
Willacy 21,865 2 10,932.5 9.1 190
Williamson 413,220 102 4,051.2 24.7 107
Wilson 44,075 10 4,407.5 22.7 120
Winkler 6,636 0 - 0 -
Wise 60,193 17 3,540.8 28.2 83
Wood 44,057 11 4,005.2 25 105
Yoakum 8,178 5 1,635.6 61.1 20
Young 18,573 8 2,321.6 43.1 43
Zapata 14,944 1 14,944.0 6.7 196
Zavala 12,735 0 - 0 -
Texas Total 24,873,773 10,263 2,423.6 41.3  
Documentation

Data Source: Texas Board of Nursing - September 2009

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

Last updated March 10, 2021