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Optometrists, 2014

Optometrists by County - September, 2014
County 2014 Population 2014 Optometrist Total Ratio of 2014 Population to Optometrist Ratio of Optometrists to 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 59,991 3 19,997.0 5.0 126
Andrews 15,861 0 - 0.0 -
Angelina 89,854 9 9,983.8 10.0 72
Aransas 24,431 2 12,215.5 8.2 92
Archer 9,416 0 - 0.0 -
Armstrong 1,957 0 - 0.0 -
Atascosa 49,165 3 16,388.3 6.1 110
Austin 31,434 3 10,478.0 9.5 78
Bailey 7,670 1 7,670.0 13.0 38
Bandera 22,335 0 - 0.0 -
Bastrop 83,586 5 16,717.2 6.0 112
Baylor 3,729 0 - 0.0 -
Bee 32,536 2 16,268.0 6.1 108
Bell 343,587 39 8,809.9 11.4 55
Bexar 1,847,931 255 7,246.8 13.8 26
Blanco 11,478 1 11,478.0 8.7 87
Borden 668 0 - 0.0 -
Bosque 19,095 0 - 0.0 -
Bowie 93,608 15 6,240.5 16.0 13
Brazoria 349,214 45 7,760.3 12.9 39
Brazos 210,570 24 8,773.8 11.4 54
Brewster 9,668 1 9,668.0 10.3 66
Briscoe 1,672 0 - 0.0 -
Brooks 7,460 0 - 0.0 -
Brown 39,224 5 7,844.8 12.7 41
Burleson 18,224 0 - 0.0 -
Burnet 46,398 8 5,799.8 17.2 9
Caldwell 42,215 4 10,553.8 9.5 80
Calhoun 22,896 1 22,896.0 4.4 135
Callahan 14,014 0 - 0.0 -
Cameron 440,498 25 17,619.9 5.7 116
Camp 13,214 2 6,607.0 15.1 20
Carson 6,330 0 - 0.0 -
Cass 31,141 3 10,380.3 9.6 76
Castro 8,428 0 - 0.0 -
Chambers 39,739 1 39,739.0 2.5 142
Cherokee 53,403 3 17,801.0 5.6 119
Childress 7,231 2 3,615.5 27.7 1
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 913,737 172 5,312.4 18.8 6
Collingsworth 3,130 0 - 0.0 -
Colorado 21,602 0 - 0.0 -
Comal 124,179 12 10,348.3 9.7 74
Comanche 14,335 0 - 0.0 -
Concho 4,188 0 - 0.0 -
Cooke 39,752 4 9,938.0 10.1 70
Coryell 80,238 10 8,023.8 12.5 44
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 1 7,274.0 13.7 28
Dallas 2,469,911 279 8,852.7 11.3 57
Dawson 14,260 1 14,260.0 7.0 103
Deaf Smith 20,655 1 20,655.0 4.8 130
Delta 5,462 0 - 0.0 -
Denton 762,161 92 8,284.4 12.1 49
De Witt 20,386 1 20,386.0 4.9 128
Dickens 2,489 0 - 0.0 -
Dimmit 10,392 1 10,392.0 9.6 77
Donley 3,757 0 - 0.0 -
Duval 12,182 0 - 0.0 -
Eastland 19,116 1 19,116.0 5.2 124
Ector 146,019 15 9,734.6 10.3 67
Edwards 2,100 0 - 0.0 -
Ellis 168,296 11 15,299.6 6.5 105
El Paso 858,658 61 14,076.4 7.1 99
Erath 39,198 3 13,066.0 7.7 97
Falls 18,489 0 - 0.0 -
Fannin 35,409 2 17,704.5 5.6 118
Fayette 25,978 1 25,978.0 3.8 138
Fisher 3,965 0 - 0.0 -
Floyd 6,560 0 - 0.0 -
Foard 1,348 0 - 0.0 -
Fort Bend 694,429 107 6,490.0 15.4 17
Franklin 11,106 0 - 0.0 -
Freestone 20,725 2 10,362.5 9.7 75
Frio 18,373 1 18,373.0 5.4 121
Gaines 19,124 2 9,562.0 10.5 65
Galveston 308,448 35 8,812.8 11.3 56
Garza 6,696 0 - 0.0 -
Gillespie 26,742 4 6,685.5 15.0 22
Glasscock 1,284 0 - 0.0 -
Goliad 7,725 0 - 0.0 -
Gonzales 20,874 1 20,874.0 4.8 131
Gray 23,373 4 5,843.3 17.1 10
Grayson 125,813 16 7,863.3 12.7 42
Gregg 127,330 20 6,366.5 15.7 15
Grimes 28,228 1 28,228.0 3.5 140
Guadalupe 150,518 12 12,543.2 8.0 94
Hale 37,187 5 7,437.4 13.4 32
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 5 11,553.6 8.7 88
Harris 4,391,445 730 6,015.7 16.6 12
Harrison 68,206 4 17,051.5 5.9 114
Hartley 6,156 0 - 0.0 -
Haskell 5,953 0 - 0.0 -
Hays 188,705 19 9,931.8 10.1 69
Hemphill 4,056 1 4,056.0 24.7 3
Henderson 80,820 5 16,164.0 6.2 107
Hidalgo 861,283 44 19,574.6 5.1 125
Hill 36,872 2 18,436.0 5.4 122
Hockley 23,849 3 7,949.7 12.6 43
Hood 55,084 6 9,180.7 10.9 62
Hopkins 36,438 5 7,287.6 13.7 29
Houston 24,359 3 8,119.7 12.3 47
Howard 36,171 4 9,042.8 11.1 60
Hudspeth 3,692 0 - 0.0 -
Hunt 91,849 9 10,205.4 9.8 73
Hutchinson 22,330 1 22,330.0 4.5 134
Irion 1,666 0 - 0.0 -
Jack 9,313 0 - 0.0 -
Jackson 14,203 1 14,203.0 7.0 102
Jasper 36,375 3 12,125.0 8.2 91
Jeff Davis 2,419 0 - 0.0 -
Jefferson 257,872 29 8,892.1 11.2 58
Jim Hogg 5,507 0 - 0.0 -
Jim Wells 42,381 3 14,127.0 7.1 101
Johnson 164,246 15 10,949.7 9.1 82
Jones 21,027 1 21,027.0 4.8 132
Karnes 15,421 1 15,421.0 6.5 106
Kaufman 119,752 7 17,107.4 5.8 115
Kendall 37,847 4 9,461.8 10.6 64
Kenedy 434 0 - 0.0 -
Kent 804 0 - 0.0 -
Kerr 52,519 7 7,502.7 13.3 34
Kimble 4,808 0 - 0.0 -
King 293 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,718 0 - 0.0 -
Kleberg 33,414 4 8,353.5 12.0 50
Knox 3,750 0 - 0.0 -
Lamar 51,160 6 8,526.7 11.7 52
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 5 16,296.6 6.1 109
Limestone 24,485 2 12,242.5 8.2 93
Lipscomb 3,504 0 - 0.0 -
Live Oak 11,683 0 - 0.0 -
Llano 20,185 1 20,185.0 5.0 127
Loving 81 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 291,927 44 6,634.7 15.1 21
Lynn 6,075 0 - 0.0 -
McCulloch 8,560 0 - 0.0 -
McLennan 242,575 19 12,767.1 7.8 95
McMullen 742 0 - 0.0 -
Madison 14,456 0 - 0.0 -
Marion 10,972 1 10,972.0 9.1 83
Martin 5,115 0 - 0.0 -
Mason 4,116 0 - 0.0 -
Matagorda 37,989 1 37,989.0 2.6 141
Maverick 58,016 1 58,016.0 1.7 145
Medina 50,202 1 50,202.0 2.0 144
Menard 2,328 0 - 0.0 -
Midland 145,413 20 7,270.7 13.8 27
Milam 25,558 0 - 0.0 -
Mills 5,031 1 5,031.0 19.9 5
Mitchell 9,668 0 - 0.0 -
Montague 20,432 1 20,432.0 4.9 129
Montgomery 528,509 71 7,443.8 13.4 33
Moore 23,461 1 23,461.0 4.3 136
Morris 13,339 0 - 0.0 -
Motley 1,215 0 - 0.0 -
Nacogdoches 67,760 9 7,528.9 13.3 35
Navarro 50,702 7 7,243.1 13.8 25
Newton 14,440 0 - 0.0 -
Nolan 15,599 2 7,799.5 12.8 40
Nueces 354,358 42 8,437.1 11.9 51
Ochiltree 11,168 1 11,168.0 9.0 85
Oldham 2,111 0 - 0.0 -
Orange 84,496 3 28,165.3 3.6 139
Palo Pinto 29,555 2 14,777.5 6.8 104
Panola 24,688 3 8,229.3 12.2 48
Parker 132,345 8 16,543.1 6.0 111
Parmer 11,064 0 - 0.0 -
Pecos 16,222 2 8,111.0 12.3 46
Polk 47,968 4 11,992.0 8.3 90
Potter 126,306 33 3,827.5 26.1 2
Presidio 8,215 0 - 0.0 -
Rains 11,798 1 11,798.0 8.5 89
Randall 128,733 17 7,572.5 13.2 36
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 14 6,580.1 15.2 18
Runnels 10,708 1 10,708.0 9.3 81
Rusk 57,166 3 19,055.3 5.2 123
Sabine 11,353 1 11,353.0 8.8 86
San Augustine 9,102 0 - 0.0 -
San Jacinto 28,787 0 - 0.0 -
San Patricio 66,321 5 13,264.2 7.5 98
San Saba 6,266 0 - 0.0 -
Schleicher 3,688 0 - 0.0 -
Scurry 17,687 1 17,687.0 5.7 117
Shackelford 3,516 0 - 0.0 -
Shelby 26,743 3 8,914.3 11.2 59
Sherman 3,183 0 - 0.0 -
Smith 222,393 30 7,413.1 13.5 30
Somervell 9,244 0 - 0.0 -
Starr 64,295 1 64,295.0 1.6 146
Stephens 9,881 1 9,881.0 10.1 68
Sterling 1,184 0 - 0.0 -
Stonewall 1,503 0 - 0.0 -
Sutton 4,368 0 - 0.0 -
Swisher 8,025 1 8,025.0 12.5 45
Tarrant 1,928,056 268 7,194.2 13.9 24
Taylor 134,646 21 6,411.7 15.6 16
Terrell 1,016 0 - 0.0 -
Terry 12,969 1 12,969.0 7.7 96
Throckmorton 1,659 0 - 0.0 -
Titus 34,369 5 6,873.8 14.5 23
Tom Green 112,154 13 8,627.2 11.6 53
Travis 1,119,822 151 7,416.0 13.5 31
Trinity 15,413 0 - 0.0 -
Tyler 22,161 0 - 0.0 -
Upshur 41,653 1 41,653.0 2.4 143
Upton 3,577 0 - 0.0 -
Uvalde 27,315 3 9,105.0 11.0 61
Val Verde 50,762 3 16,920.7 5.9 113
Van Zandt 54,827 3 18,275.7 5.5 120
Victoria 89,210 20 4,460.5 22.4 4
Walker 69,779 7 9,968.4 10.0 71
Waller 48,615 0 - 0.0 -
Ward 10,905 0 - 0.0 -
Washington 35,308 6 5,884.7 17.0 11
Webb 275,479 13 21,190.7 4.7 133
Wharton 42,131 4 10,532.8 9.5 79
Wheeler 5,601 1 5,601.0 17.9 7
Wichita 132,038 20 6,601.9 15.1 19
Wilbarger 14,080 1 14,080.0 7.1 100
Willacy 23,979 0 - 0.0 -
Williamson 498,102 88 5,660.3 17.7 8
Wilson 48,409 2 24,204.5 4.1 137
Winkler 7,636 1 7,636.0 13.1 37
Wise 64,795 7 9,256.4 10.8 63
Wood 44,655 4 11,163.8 9.0 84
Yoakum 8,531 0 - 0.0 -
Young 19,074 3 6,358.0 15.7 14
Zapata 15,241 0 - 0.0 -
Zavala 12,204 0 - 0.0 -
Texas Total 27,161,942 3,272 8,301.3 12.0  
Documentation

Data Source: Texas Optometry Board - September 2014

 

Excludes: Optometrists with a status code of "not renewed," "expired," "canceled," "deceased," or "inactive."

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, January 8, 2015

Last updated March 18, 2021