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Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2014

CNSs by County - September, 2014
County 2014 Population 2014 CNS Total Ratio of 2014 Population to CNS Ratio of CNSs to 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 59,991 1 59,991.0 1.7 68
Andrews 15,861 1 15,861.0 6.3 16
Angelina 89,854 1 89,854.0 1.1 77
Aransas 24,431 0 - 0.0 -
Archer 9,416 0 - 0.0 -
Armstrong 1,957 0 - 0.0 -
Atascosa 49,165 1 49,165.0 2.0 62
Austin 31,434 0 - 0.0 -
Bailey 7,670 1 7,670.0 13.0 8
Bandera 22,335 0 - 0.0 -
Bastrop 83,586 3 27,862.0 3.6 37
Baylor 3,729 0 - 0.0 -
Bee 32,536 0 - 0.0 -
Bell 343,587 31 11,083.5 9.0 12
Bexar 1,847,931 182 10,153.5 9.8 10
Blanco 11,478 0 - 0.0 -
Borden 668 0 - 0.0 -
Bosque 19,095 3 6,365.0 15.7 7
Bowie 93,608 2 46,804.0 2.1 60
Brazoria 349,214 7 49,887.7 2.0 63
Brazos 210,570 7 30,081.4 3.3 40
Brewster 9,668 0 - 0.0 -
Briscoe 1,672 0 - 0.0 -
Brooks 7,460 0 - 0.0 -
Brown 39,224 1 39,224.0 2.5 54
Burleson 18,224 0 - 0.0 -
Burnet 46,398 0 - 0.0 -
Caldwell 42,215 0 - 0.0 -
Calhoun 22,896 1 22,896.0 4.4 28
Callahan 14,014 0 - 0.0 -
Cameron 440,498 6 73,416.3 1.4 73
Camp 13,214 0 - 0.0 -
Carson 6,330 1 6,330.0 15.8 6
Cass 31,141 0 - 0.0 -
Castro 8,428 0 - 0.0 -
Chambers 39,739 0 - 0.0 -
Cherokee 53,403 5 10,680.6 9.4 11
Childress 7,231 0 - 0.0 -
Clay 11,132 0 - 0.0 -
Cochran 3,270 0 - 0.0 -
Coke 3,247 0 - 0.0 -
Coleman 9,020 0 - 0.0 -
Collin 913,737 22 41,533.5 2.4 58
Collingsworth 3,130 0 - 0.0 -
Colorado 21,602 0 - 0.0 -
Comal 124,179 4 31,044.8 3.2 42
Comanche 14,335 0 - 0.0 -
Concho 4,188 0 - 0.0 -
Cooke 39,752 1 39,752.0 2.5 55
Coryell 80,238 2 40,119.0 2.5 56
Cottle 1,559 0 - 0.0 -
Crane 4,760 0 - 0.0 -
Crockett 3,883 0 - 0.0 -
Crosby 6,521 0 - 0.0 -
Culberson 2,535 0 - 0.0 -
Dallam 7,274 0 - 0.0 -
Dallas 2,469,911 124 19,918.6 5.0 24
Dawson 14,260 0 - 0.0 -
Deaf Smith 20,655 0 - 0.0 -
Delta 5,462 0 - 0.0 -
Denton 762,161 13 58,627.8 1.7 67
De Witt 20,386 0 - 0.0 -
Dickens 2,489 0 - 0.0 -
Dimmit 10,392 0 - 0.0 -
Donley 3,757 0 - 0.0 -
Duval 12,182 0 - 0.0 -
Eastland 19,116 0 - 0.0 -
Ector 146,019 4 36,504.8 2.7 51
Edwards 2,100 0 - 0.0 -
Ellis 168,296 3 56,098.7 1.8 66
El Paso 858,658 21 40,888.5 2.4 57
Erath 39,198 2 19,599.0 5.1 22
Falls 18,489 0 - 0.0 -
Fannin 35,409 0 - 0.0 -
Fayette 25,978 0 - 0.0 -
Fisher 3,965 0 - 0.0 -
Floyd 6,560 0 - 0.0 -
Foard 1,348 0 - 0.0 -
Fort Bend 694,429 19 36,548.9 2.7 52
Franklin 11,106 0 - 0.0 -
Freestone 20,725 0 - 0.0 -
Frio 18,373 0 - 0.0 -
Gaines 19,124 0 - 0.0 -
Galveston 308,448 15 20,563.2 4.9 26
Garza 6,696 0 - 0.0 -
Gillespie 26,742 1 26,742.0 3.7 34
Glasscock 1,284 0 - 0.0 -
Goliad 7,725 0 - 0.0 -
Gonzales 20,874 0 - 0.0 -
Gray 23,373 0 - 0.0 -
Grayson 125,813 4 31,453.3 3.2 44
Gregg 127,330 5 25,466.0 3.9 31
Grimes 28,228 0 - 0.0 -
Guadalupe 150,518 0 - 0.0 -
Hale 37,187 1 37,187.0 2.7 53
Hall 3,345 0 - 0.0 -
Hamilton 8,608 0 - 0.0 -
Hansford 5,980 0 - 0.0 -
Hardeman 4,280 0 - 0.0 -
Hardin 57,768 0 - 0.0 -
Harris 4,391,445 223 19,692.6 5.1 23
Harrison 68,206 1 68,206.0 1.5 70
Hartley 6,156 0 - 0.0 -
Haskell 5,953 0 - 0.0 -
Hays 188,705 6 31,450.8 3.2 43
Hemphill 4,056 0 - 0.0 -
Henderson 80,820 0 - 0.0 -
Hidalgo 861,283 12 71,773.6 1.4 72
Hill 36,872 0 - 0.0 -
Hockley 23,849 0 - 0.0 -
Hood 55,084 2 27,542.0 3.6 36
Hopkins 36,438 1 36,438.0 2.7 50
Houston 24,359 0 - 0.0 -
Howard 36,171 6 6,028.5 16.6 5
Hudspeth 3,692 0 - 0.0 -
Hunt 91,849 0 - 0.0 -
Hutchinson 22,330 0 - 0.0 -
Irion 1,666 0 - 0.0 -
Jack 9,313 0 - 0.0 -
Jackson 14,203 0 - 0.0 -
Jasper 36,375 1 36,375.0 2.7 49
Jeff Davis 2,419 0 - 0.0 -
Jefferson 257,872 8 32,234.0 3.1 46
Jim Hogg 5,507 0 - 0.0 -
Jim Wells 42,381 0 - 0.0 -
Johnson 164,246 2 82,123.0 1.2 75
Jones 21,027 1 21,027.0 4.8 27
Karnes 15,421 0 - 0.0 -
Kaufman 119,752 5 23,950.4 4.2 30
Kendall 37,847 2 18,923.5 5.3 21
Kenedy 434 0 - 0.0 -
Kent 804 0 - 0.0 -
Kerr 52,519 3 17,506.3 5.7 19
Kimble 4,808 0 - 0.0 -
King 293 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,718 0 - 0.0 -
Kleberg 33,414 0 - 0.0 -
Knox 3,750 0 - 0.0 -
Lamar 51,160 2 25,580.0 3.9 33
Lamb 14,262 0 - 0.0 -
Lampasas 21,082 0 - 0.0 -
La Salle 7,474 0 - 0.0 -
Lavaca 19,483 0 - 0.0 -
Lee 17,624 0 - 0.0 -
Leon 17,850 0 - 0.0 -
Liberty 81,483 0 - 0.0 -
Limestone 24,485 0 - 0.0 -
Lipscomb 3,504 0 - 0.0 -
Live Oak 11,683 0 - 0.0 -
Llano 20,185 1 20,185.0 5.0 25
Loving 81 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 291,927 10 29,192.7 3.4 39
Lynn 6,075 0 - 0.0 -
McCulloch 8,560 0 - 0.0 -
McLennan 242,575 3 80,858.3 1.2 74
McMullen 742 0 - 0.0 -
Madison 14,456 0 - 0.0 -
Marion 10,972 0 - 0.0 -
Martin 5,115 1 5,115.0 19.6 3
Mason 4,116 0 - 0.0 -
Matagorda 37,989 0 - 0.0 -
Maverick 58,016 0 - 0.0 -
Medina 50,202 0 - 0.0 -
Menard 2,328 0 - 0.0 -
Midland 145,413 5 29,082.6 3.4 38
Milam 25,558 1 25,558.0 3.9 32
Mills 5,031 0 - 0.0 -
Mitchell 9,668 0 - 0.0 -
Montague 20,432 0 - 0.0 -
Montgomery 528,509 11 48,046.3 2.1 61
Moore 23,461 0 - 0.0 -
Morris 13,339 0 - 0.0 -
Motley 1,215 0 - 0.0 -
Nacogdoches 67,760 2 33,880.0 3.0 47
Navarro 50,702 0 - 0.0 -
Newton 14,440 0 - 0.0 -
Nolan 15,599 0 - 0.0 -
Nueces 354,358 7 50,622.6 2.0 64
Ochiltree 11,168 0 - 0.0 -
Oldham 2,111 0 - 0.0 -
Orange 84,496 0 - 0.0 -
Palo Pinto 29,555 2 14,777.5 6.8 14
Panola 24,688 0 - 0.0 -
Parker 132,345 1 132,345.0 0.8 78
Parmer 11,064 0 - 0.0 -
Pecos 16,222 0 - 0.0 -
Polk 47,968 0 - 0.0 -
Potter 126,306 15 8,420.4 11.9 9
Presidio 8,215 0 - 0.0 -
Rains 11,798 0 - 0.0 -
Randall 128,733 0 - 0.0 -
Reagan 3,582 0 - 0.0 -
Real 3,386 0 - 0.0 -
Red River 13,149 0 - 0.0 -
Reeves 14,283 0 - 0.0 -
Refugio 7,471 0 - 0.0 -
Roberts 969 0 - 0.0 -
Robertson 17,797 0 - 0.0 -
Rockwall 92,121 3 30,707.0 3.3 41
Runnels 10,708 0 - 0.0 -
Rusk 57,166 0 - 0.0 -
Sabine 11,353 0 - 0.0 -
San Augustine 9,102 0 - 0.0 -
San Jacinto 28,787 0 - 0.0 -
San Patricio 66,321 0 - 0.0 -
San Saba 6,266 0 - 0.0 -
Schleicher 3,688 0 - 0.0 -
Scurry 17,687 1 17,687.0 5.7 20
Shackelford 3,516 0 - 0.0 -
Shelby 26,743 0 - 0.0 -
Sherman 3,183 0 - 0.0 -
Smith 222,393 7 31,770.4 3.1 45
Somervell 9,244 0 - 0.0 -
Starr 64,295 0 - 0.0 -
Stephens 9,881 0 - 0.0 -
Sterling 1,184 0 - 0.0 -
Stonewall 1,503 0 - 0.0 -
Sutton 4,368 0 - 0.0 -
Swisher 8,025 0 - 0.0 -
Tarrant 1,928,056 83 23,229.6 4.3 29
Taylor 134,646 2 67,323.0 1.5 69
Terrell 1,016 0 - 0.0 -
Terry 12,969 0 - 0.0 -
Throckmorton 1,659 0 - 0.0 -
Titus 34,369 2 17,184.5 5.8 18
Tom Green 112,154 31 3,617.9 27.6 2
Travis 1,119,822 198 5,655.7 17.7 4
Trinity 15,413 0 - 0.0 -
Tyler 22,161 0 - 0.0 -
Upshur 41,653 0 - 0.0 -
Upton 3,577 1 3,577.0 28.0 1
Uvalde 27,315 1 27,315.0 3.7 35
Val Verde 50,762 3 16,920.7 5.9 17
Van Zandt 54,827 1 54,827.0 1.8 65
Victoria 89,210 1 89,210.0 1.1 76
Walker 69,779 1 69,779.0 1.4 71
Waller 48,615 0 - 0.0 -
Ward 10,905 0 - 0.0 -
Washington 35,308 1 35,308.0 2.8 48
Webb 275,479 2 137,739.5 0.7 79
Wharton 42,131 0 - 0.0 -
Wheeler 5,601 0 - 0.0 -
Wichita 132,038 10 13,203.8 7.6 13
Wilbarger 14,080 0 - 0.0 -
Willacy 23,979 0 - 0.0 -
Williamson 498,102 32 15,565.7 6.4 15
Wilson 48,409 0 - 0.0 -
Winkler 7,636 0 - 0.0 -
Wise 64,795 0 - 0.0 -
Wood 44,655 1 44,655.0 2.2 59
Yoakum 8,531 0 - 0.0 -
Young 19,074 0 - 0.0 -
Zapata 15,241 0 - 0.0 -
Zavala 12,204 0 - 0.0 -
Texas Total 27,161,942 1,210 22,447.9 4.5  
CNS w/o Texas RN license* - 75 - -  
Documentation

* These APRNs could not be matched with Texas RN records and so geographic information on them is unavailable.

Data Source: Texas Board of Nursing - September 2014

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, January 8, 2013

Last updated March 16, 2021