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General Dentists, 2012

General Dentists (GEN) by County of Practice - July, 2012
County 2012 Population 2012 GEN Total Ratio of 2012 Population per GEN* Ratio of GENs per 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 59,135 16 3,696 27.1 75
Andrews 15,352 5 3,070 32.6 53
Angelina 88,251 28 3,152 31.7 55
Aransas 23,754 6 3,959 25.3 89
Archer 9,248 - - - -
Armstrong 1,923 - - - -
Atascosa 47,063 9 5,229 19.1 140
Austin 29,945 11 2,722 36.7 35
Bailey 7,446 2 3,723 26.9 77
Bandera 21,373 3 7,124 14.0 174
Bastrop 78,904 16 4,932 20.3 129
Baylor 3,743 - - - -
Bee 32,119 4 8,030 12.5 182
Bell 326,811 103 3,173 31.5 56
Bexar 1,781,499 788 2,261 44.2 22
Blanco 11,000 4 2,750 36.4 37
Borden 648 - - - -
Bosque 18,577 7 2,654 37.7 31
Bowie 93,041 33 2,819 35.5 41
Brazoria 330,783 128 2,584 38.7 28
Brazos 203,432 62 3,281 30.5 62
Brewster 9,445 2 4,723 21.2 125
Briscoe 1,646 - - - -
Brooks 7,318 1 7,318 13.7 178
Brown 38,556 9 4,284 23.3 106
Burleson 17,666 2 8,833 11.3 184
Burnet 44,635 23 1,941 51.5 10
Caldwell 40,129 9 4,459 22.4 115
Calhoun 22,152 4 5,538 18.1 146
Callahan 13,877 1 13,877 7.2 202
Cameron 422,765 82 5,156 19.4 139
Camp 12,817 3 4,272 23.4 104
Carson 6,281 - - - -
Cass 30,731 8 3,841 26.0 85
Castro 8,238 - - - -
Chambers 37,406 3 12,469 8.0 199
Cherokee 52,100 12 4,342 23.0 109
Childress 7,130 1 7,130 14.0 175
Clay 10,884 - - - -
Cochran 3,196 - - - -
Coke 3,287 - - - -
Coleman 9,008 3 3,003 33.3 50
Collin 846,672 536 1,580 63.3 3
Collingsworth 3,104 - - - -
Colorado 21,218 5 4,244 23.6 102
Comal 116,314 66 1,762 56.7 7
Comanche 14,121 3 4,707 21.2 122
Concho 4,209 1 4,209 23.8 100
Cooke 39,072 12 3,256 30.7 59
Coryell 77,845 8 9,731 10.3 188
Cottle 1,522 - - - -
Crane 4,556 1 4,556 21.9 116
Crockett 3,796 1 3,796 26.3 81
Crosby 6,293 1 6,293 15.9 161
Culberson 2,458 - - - -
Dallam 6,984 1 6,984 14.3 172
Dallas 2,417,003 1,209 1,999 50.0 14
Dawson 14,054 1 14,054 7.1 203
De Witt 20,324 7 2,903 34.4 47
Deaf Smith 19,995 3 6,665 15.0 168
Delta 5,366 1 5,366 18.6 142
Denton 712,111 262 2,718 36.8 33
Dickens 2,471 - - - -
Dimmit 10,159 1 10,159 9.8 190
Donley 3,697 - - - -
Duval 11,981 1 11,981 8.3 198
Eastland 18,794 3 6,265 16.0 160
Ector 141,481 31 4,564 21.9 117
Edwards 2,038 - - - -
El Paso 829,129 167 4,965 20.1 131
Ellis 159,078 40 3,977 25.1 91
Erath 38,658 11 3,514 28.5 70
Falls 18,229 3 6,076 16.5 159
Fannin 34,648 4 8,662 11.5 183
Fayette 25,265 7 3,609 27.7 72
Fisher 3,974 1 3,974 25.2 90
Floyd 6,515 2 3,258 30.7 60
Foard 1,339 - - - -
Fort Bend 638,662 345 1,851 54.0 9
Franklin 10,850 2 5,425 18.4 143
Freestone 20,219 3 6,740 14.8 169
Frio 17,793 3 5,931 16.9 156
Gaines 18,419 1 18,419 5.4 208
Galveston 299,774 102 2,939 34.0 49
Garza 6,624 1 6,624 15.1 167
Gillespie 25,793 16 1,612 62.0 4
Glasscock 1,246 - - - -
Goliad 7,462 2 3,731 26.8 80
Gonzales 20,346 3 6,782 14.7 170
Gray 22,897 6 3,816 26.2 82
Grayson 123,316 44 2,803 35.7 39
Gregg 124,410 69 1,803 55.5 8
Grimes 27,386 3 9,129 11.0 185
Guadalupe 141,281 34 4,155 24.1 98
Hale 36,653 8 4,582 21.8 118
Hall 3,352 - - - -
Hamilton 8,590 5 1,718 58.2 6
Hansford 5,778 1 5,778 17.3 153
Hardeman 4,205 2 2,103 47.6 18
Hardin 56,242 10 5,624 17.8 148
Harris 4,241,215 1,829 2,319 43.1 25
Harrison 66,846 13 5,142 19.4 137
Hartley 6,119 2 3,060 32.7 52
Haskell 5,931 3 1,977 50.6 13
Hays 174,089 47 3,704 27.0 76
Hemphill 3,927 - - - -
Henderson 79,961 19 4,208 23.8 99
Hidalgo 817,540 143 5,717 17.5 151
Hill 35,935 6 5,989 16.7 158
Hockley 23,393 4 5,848 17.1 155
Hood 53,116 23 2,309 43.3 24
Hopkins 35,933 7 5,133 19.5 136
Houston 23,961 5 4,792 20.9 126
Howard 35,612 8 4,452 22.5 114
Hudspeth 3,582 - - - -
Hunt 89,469 24 3,728 26.8 79
Hutchinson 22,207 5 4,441 22.5 113
Irion 1,624 - - - -
Jack 9,216 1 9,216 10.9 186
Jackson 14,126 3 4,709 21.2 123
Jasper 36,032 11 3,276 30.5 61
Jeff Davis 2,372 1 2,372 42.2 26
Jefferson 254,895 98 2,601 38.4 29
Jim Hogg 5,411 - - - -
Jim Wells 41,503 9 4,611 21.7 119
Johnson 157,659 38 4,149 24.1 97
Jones 20,579 4 5,145 19.4 138
Karnes 15,123 3 5,041 19.8 134
Kaufman 111,705 20 5,585 17.9 147
Kendall 35,621 25 1,425 70.2 2
Kenedy 427 - - - -
Kent 804 - - - -
Kerr 51,057 25 2,042 49.0 16
Kimble 4,714 1 4,714 21.2 124
King 289 - - - -
Kinney 3,644 - - - -
Kleberg 32,804 8 4,101 24.4 95
Knox 3,731 - - - -
La Salle 7,162 1 7,162 14.0 176
Lamar 50,484 15 3,366 29.7 65
Lamb 14,133 2 7,067 14.2 173
Lampasas 20,378 4 5,095 19.6 135
Lavaca 19,299 3 6,433 15.5 162
Lee 17,129 4 4,282 23.4 105
Leon 17,296 5 3,459 28.9 67
Liberty 78,738 12 6,562 15.2 165
Limestone 23,915 3 7,972 12.5 181
Lipscomb 3,398 1 3,398 29.4 66
Live Oak 11,623 2 5,812 17.2 154
Llano 19,695 7 2,814 35.5 40
Loving 82 - - - -
Lubbock 285,572 109 2,620 38.2 30
Lynn 5,986 1 5,986 16.7 157
McCulloch 8,439 2 4,220 23.7 101
McLennan 238,463 78 3,057 32.7 51
McMullen 718 - - - -
Madison 14,046 3 4,682 21.4 121
Marion 10,717 1 10,717 9.3 193
Martin 4,945 1 4,945 20.2 130
Mason 4,080 1 4,080 24.5 93
Matagorda 37,267 9 4,141 24.2 96
Maverick 56,042 5 11,208 8.9 196
Medina 48,158 9 5,351 18.7 141
Menard 2,266 1 2,266 44.1 23
Midland 141,184 50 2,824 35.4 42
Milam 25,124 5 5,025 19.9 133
Mills 4,974 3 1,658 60.3 5
Mitchell 9,537 1 9,537 10.5 187
Montague 20,008 7 2,858 35.0 44
Montgomery 492,227 181 2,719 36.8 34
Moore 22,630 4 5,658 17.7 149
Morris 13,137 6 2,190 45.7 19
Motley 1,213 - - - -
Nacogdoches 66,333 19 3,491 28.6 69
Navarro 49,125 9 5,458 18.3 144
Newton 14,369 - - - -
Nolan 15,443 4 3,861 25.9 87
Nueces 346,802 120 2,890 34.6 46
Ochiltree 10,720 3 3,573 28.0 71
Oldham 2,084 - - - -
Orange 83,059 24 3,461 28.9 68
Palo Pinto 28,793 5 5,759 17.4 152
Panola 24,219 5 4,844 20.6 127
Parker 124,657 31 4,021 24.9 92
Parmer 10,676 1 10,676 9.4 192
Pecos 15,848 2 7,924 12.6 179
Polk 46,682 10 4,668 21.4 120
Potter 123,571 38 3,252 30.8 58
Presidio 8,008 - - - -
Rains 11,358 2 5,679 17.6 150
Randall 124,902 56 2,230 44.8 20
Reagan 3,478 - - - -
Real 3,358 1 3,358 29.8 64
Red River 12,964 2 6,482 15.4 163
Reeves 14,112 1 14,112 7.1 204
Refugio 7,446 2 3,723 26.9 78
Roberts 949 - - - -
Robertson 17,224 1 17,224 5.8 207
Rockwall 85,630 62 1,381 72.4 1
Runnels 10,605 - - - -
Rusk 55,209 10 5,521 18.1 145
Sabine 11,067 3 3,689 27.1 74
San Augustine 8,993 4 2,248 44.5 21
San Jacinto 27,629 2 13,815 7.2 201
San Patricio 65,215 15 4,348 23.0 110
San Saba 6,221 2 3,111 32.1 54
Schleicher 3,577 - - - -
Scurry 17,313 4 4,328 23.1 107
Shackelford 3,449 - - - -
Shelby 25,972 6 4,329 23.1 108
Sherman 3,106 - - - -
Smith 216,038 81 2,667 37.5 32
Somervell 8,863 2 4,432 22.6 112
Starr 62,438 6 10,406 9.6 191
Stephens 9,736 2 4,868 20.5 128
Sterling 1,160 - - - -
Stonewall 1,496 - - - -
Sutton 4,247 1 4,247 23.5 103
Swisher 7,938 1 7,938 12.6 180
Tarrant 1,868,848 775 2,411 41.5 27
Taylor 133,222 66 2,019 49.5 15
Terrell 999 - - - -
Terry 12,831 1 12,831 7.8 200
Throckmorton 1,652 - - - -
Titus 33,254 10 3,325 30.1 63
Tom Green 111,353 38 2,930 34.1 48
Travis 1,071,103 545 1,965 50.9 11
Trinity 14,982 1 14,982 6.7 206
Tyler 22,032 2 11,016 9.1 195
Upshur 40,531 4 10,133 9.9 189
Upton 3,472 - - - -
Uvalde 26,910 7 3,844 26.0 86
Val Verde 49,880 10 4,988 20.0 132
Van Zandt 53,746 14 3,839 26.0 84
Victoria 87,939 31 2,837 35.3 43
Walker 68,842 18 3,825 26.1 83
Waller 46,038 7 6,577 15.2 166
Ward 10,803 1 10,803 9.3 194
Washington 34,519 12 2,877 34.8 45
Webb 262,794 36 7,300 13.7 177
Wharton 41,745 13 3,211 31.1 57
Wheeler 5,507 2 2,754 36.3 38
Wichita 131,523 48 2,740 36.5 36
Wilbarger 13,760 2 6,880 14.5 171
Willacy 22,902 2 11,451 8.7 197
Williamson 460,111 234 1,966 50.9 12
Wilson 45,713 7 6,530 15.3 164
Winkler 7,348 2 3,674 27.2 73
Wise 61,984 14 4,427 22.6 111
Wood 43,347 11 3,941 25.4 88
Yoakum 8,187 2 4,094 24.4 94
Young 18,778 9 2,086 47.9 17
Zapata 14,580 1 14,580 6.9 205
Zavala 11,909 - - - -
Texas Total 26,146,548 9,820 2,663 37.6 -
Documentation

* Data rounded to nearest whole number

Data Source: Texas State Board of Dental Examiners - September 2012

 

General (Primary Care) Dentists: Includes: Dentists with a status code of "active" or "expired," and, a practice type of general dentistry, pediatric dentistry or dental public health. Excludes: Dentists with a status code as "retired," "revoked," "suspended," "cancelled," "surrendered," or "deceased," and those who are non-primary care, federal or military dentists, dental residents, or faculty.

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, April 10, 2013

Last updated March 12, 2021