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Registered Nurses, 2015

County 2015 Population 2015 RN Total Ratio of 2015 Population to RN Ratio of RNs to 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 60,367 385 156.8 637.8 48
Andrews 16,133 88 183.3 545.5 69
Angelina 90,596 955 94.9 1,054.1 18
Aransas 24,738 59 419.3 238.5 205
Archer 9,502 19 500.1 200.0 221
Armstrong 1,969 6 328.2 304.7 177
Atascosa 50,278 138 364.3 274.5 192
Austin 32,238 69 467.2 214.0 214
Bailey 7,799 24 325.0 307.7 174
Bandera 22,792 55 414.4 241.3 204
Bastrop 86,175 174 495.3 201.9 220
Baylor 3,721 38 97.9 1,021.2 19
Bee 32,698 133 245.8 406.8 123
Bell 352,210 3,536 99.6 1,003.9 20
Bexar 1,882,834 18,392 102.4 976.8 21
Blanco 11,742 25 469.7 212.9 216
Borden 673 2 336.5 297.2 181
Bosque 19,338 73 264.9 377.5 136
Bowie 93,848 1,055 89.0 1,124.2 13
Brazoria 358,855 1,557 230.5 433.9 107
Brazos 214,672 1,616 132.8 752.8 39
Brewster 9,752 48 203.2 492.2 82
Briscoe 1,676 3 558.7 179.0 226
Brooks 7,502 13 577.1 173.3 229
Brown 39,488 295 133.9 747.1 40
Burleson 18,482 33 560.1 178.6 227
Burnet 47,386 232 204.3 489.6 84
Caldwell 43,322 93 465.8 214.7 213
Calhoun 23,298 101 230.7 433.5 109
Callahan 14,129 32 441.5 226.5 211
Cameron 449,166 2,451 183.3 545.7 68
Camp 13,421 45 298.2 335.3 156
Carson 6,354 10 635.4 157.4 231
Cass 31,323 134 233.8 427.8 112
Castro 8,500 25 340.0 294.1 184
Chambers 40,945 103 397.5 251.6 199
Cherokee 54,099 334 162.0 617.4 51
Childress 7,262 50 145.2 688.5 43
Clay 11,224 26 431.7 231.6 208
Cochran 3,302 9 366.9 272.6 193
Coke 3,213 11 292.1 342.4 153
Coleman 9,061 35 258.9 386.3 129
Collin 949,673 7,750 122.5 816.1 34
Collingsworth 3,147 15 209.8 476.6 92
Colorado 21,785 106 205.5 486.6 87
Comal 128,347 774 165.8 603.1 53
Comanche 14,425 54 267.1 374.4 138
Concho 4,207 13 323.6 309.0 173
Cooke 40,075 227 176.5 566.4 62
Coryell 81,321 348 233.7 427.9 111
Cottle 1,572 1 1,572.0 63.6 250
Crane 4,847 16 302.9 330.1 161
Crockett 3,918 15 261.2 382.8 132
Crosby 6,640 21 316.2 316.3 169
Culberson 2,568 12 214.0 467.3 95
Dallam 7,407 9 823.0 121.5 240
Dallas 2,496,859 23,749 105.1 951.2 22
Dawson 14,359 46 312.2 320.4 167
Deaf Smith 20,982 64 327.8 305.0 176
Delta 5,505 33 166.8 599.5 55
Denton 789,094 4,415 178.7 559.5 65
De Witt 20,472 139 147.3 679.0 44
Dickens 2,493 7 356.1 280.8 188
Dimmit 10,473 45 232.7 429.7 110
Donley 3,781 7 540.1 185.1 224
Duval 12,247 17 720.4 138.8 234
Eastland 19,259 93 207.1 482.9 90
Ector 148,260 1,232 120.3 831.0 32
Edwards 2,119 2 1,059.5 94.4 247
Ellis 173,277 681 254.4 393.0 128
El Paso 873,513 5,695 153.4 652.0 47
Erath 39,534 220 179.7 556.5 66
Falls 18,632 58 321.2 311.3 171
Fannin 35,790 190 188.4 530.9 73
Fayette 26,381 142 185.8 538.3 71
Fisher 3,943 16 246.4 405.8 124
Floyd 6,579 23 286.0 349.6 150
Foard 1,355 4 338.8 295.2 183
Fort Bend 724,104 4,321 167.6 596.7 56
Franklin 11,220 45 249.3 401.1 125
Freestone 20,931 79 264.9 377.4 137
Frio 18,668 68 274.5 364.3 144
Gaines 19,515 55 354.8 281.8 187
Galveston 312,880 2,859 109.4 913.8 26
Garza 6,738 16 421.1 237.5 206
Gillespie 27,231 251 108.5 921.7 24
Glasscock 1,293 3 431.0 232.0 207
Goliad 7,856 18 436.4 229.1 209
Gonzales 21,128 71 297.6 336.0 155
Gray 23,611 134 176.2 567.5 61
Grayson 127,097 1,434 88.6 1,128.3 11
Gregg 128,803 1,901 67.8 1,475.9 4
Grimes 28,642 61 469.5 213.0 215
Guadalupe 155,621 526 295.9 338.0 154
Hale 37,400 149 251.0 398.4 126
Hall 3,346 9 371.8 269.0 195
Hamilton 8,654 72 120.2 832.0 31
Hansford 6,050 31 195.2 512.4 78
Hardeman 4,313 26 165.9 602.8 54
Hardin 58,521 161 363.5 275.1 191
Harris 4,471,427 40,094 111.5 896.7 28
Harrison 68,889 315 218.7 457.3 99
Hartley 6,172 27 228.6 437.5 104
Haskell 5,971 23 259.6 385.2 131
Hays 197,298 941 209.7 476.9 91
Hemphill 4,117 20 205.9 485.8 88
Henderson 81,372 416 195.6 511.2 79
Hidalgo 883,903 4,568 193.5 516.8 77
Hill 37,282 158 236.0 423.8 114
Hockley 24,077 99 243.2 411.2 121
Hood 56,112 275 204.0 490.1 83
Hopkins 36,774 254 144.8 690.7 42
Houston 24,515 109 224.9 444.6 100
Howard 36,478 320 114.0 877.2 30
Hudspeth 3,735 2 1,867.5 53.5 251
Hunt 93,347 524 178.1 561.3 64
Hutchinson 22,372 81 276.2 362.1 146
Irion 1,683 5 336.6 297.1 182
Jack 9,382 25 375.3 266.5 197
Jackson 14,238 47 302.9 330.1 160
Jasper 36,523 216 169.1 591.4 57
Jeff Davis 2,434 3 811.3 123.3 239
Jefferson 259,399 3,028 85.7 1,167.3 9
Jim Hogg 5,548 6 924.7 108.1 244
Jim Wells 42,763 207 206.6 484.1 89
Johnson 167,760 628 267.1 374.3 139
Jones 21,223 52 408.1 245.0 202
Karnes 15,557 65 239.3 417.8 117
Kaufman 124,238 570 218.0 458.8 98
Kendall 38,993 172 226.7 441.1 103
Kenedy 438 1 438.0 228.3 210
Kent 803 14 57.4 1,743.5 2
Kerr 53,262 578 92.1 1,085.2 15
Kimble 4,848 17 285.2 350.7 148
King 293 0 - 0.0 -
Kinney 3,734 5 746.8 133.9 235
Kleberg 33,715 128 263.4 379.7 135
Knox 3,752 23 163.1 613.0 52
Lamar 51,516 581 88.7 1,127.8 12
Lamb 14,307 41 349.0 286.6 185
Lampasas 7,601 86 88.4 1,131.4 10
La Salle 21,463 9 2,384.8 41.9 252
Lavaca 19,541 105 186.1 537.3 72
Lee 17,880 25 715.2 139.8 233
Leon 18,131 23 788.3 126.9 237
Liberty 82,984 159 521.9 191.6 223
Limestone 24,761 195 127.0 787.5 35
Lipscomb 3,549 6 591.5 169.1 230
Live Oak 11,718 21 558.0 179.2 225
Llano 20,400 90 226.7 441.2 102
Loving 81 0 - 0.0 -
Lubbock 295,257 4,161 71.0 1,409.3 5
Lynn 6,095 20 304.8 328.1 162
McCulloch 8,634 28 308.4 324.3 163
McLennan 244,576 2,007 121.9 820.6 33
McMullen 750 2 375.0 266.7 196
Madison 14,639 44 332.7 300.6 179
Marion 11,059 44 251.3 397.9 127
Martin 5,182 30 172.7 578.9 59
Mason 4,128 19 217.3 460.3 97
Matagorda 38,295 198 193.4 517.0 75
Maverick 58,947 212 278.1 359.6 147
Medina 51,307 142 361.3 276.8 190
Menard 2,346 6 391.0 255.8 198
Midland 147,653 1,120 131.8 758.5 37
Milam 25,759 122 211.1 473.6 94
Mills 5,056 16 316.0 316.5 168
Mitchell 9,727 40 243.2 411.2 120
Montague 20,610 84 245.4 407.6 122
Montgomery 548,532 4,154 132.0 757.3 38
Moore 23,849 89 268.0 373.2 140
Morris 13,438 33 407.2 245.6 201
Motley 1,216 1 1,216.0 82.2 249
Nacogdoches 68,586 603 113.7 879.2 29
Navarro 51,464 259 198.7 503.3 80
Newton 14,431 17 848.9 117.8 241
Nolan 15,690 87 180.3 554.5 67
Nueces 357,888 3,827 93.5 1,069.3 17
Ochiltree 11,410 40 285.3 350.6 149
Oldham 2,128 11 193.5 516.9 76
Orange 85,098 281 302.8 330.2 159
Palo Pinto 29,914 146 204.9 488.1 85
Panola 24,912 108 230.7 433.5 108
Parker 136,501 508 268.7 372.2 141
Parmer 11,258 32 351.8 284.2 186
Pecos 16,380 68 240.9 415.1 119
Polk 48,633 225 216.1 462.6 96
Potter 127,643 2,629 48.6 2,059.7 1
Presidio 8,314 9 923.8 108.3 243
Rains 12,019 24 500.8 199.7 222
Randall 130,799 546 239.6 417.4 118
Reagan 3,634 14 259.6 385.3 130
Real 3,393 6 565.5 176.8 228
Red River 13,227 63 210.0 476.3 93
Reeves 14,398 43 334.8 298.7 180
Refugio 7,486 23 325.5 307.2 175
Roberts 975 2 487.5 205.1 219
Robertson 18,098 27 670.3 149.2 232
Rockwall 95,829 732 130.9 763.9 36
Runnels 10,756 47 228.9 437.0 106
Rusk 58,150 213 273.0 366.3 143
Sabine 11,486 38 302.3 330.8 158
San Augustine 9,151 39 234.6 426.2 113
San Jacinto 29,386 30 979.5 102.1 245
San Patricio 66,697 208 320.7 311.9 170
San Saba 6,296 17 370.4 270.0 194
Schleicher 3,726 13 286.6 348.9 151
Scurry 17,884 68 263.0 380.2 134
Shackelford 3,552 11 322.9 309.7 172
Shelby 27,068 93 291.1 343.6 152
Sherman 3,220 9 357.8 279.5 189
Smith 225,731 3,625 62.3 1,605.9 3
Somervell 9,436 54 174.7 572.3 60
Starr 65,101 134 485.8 205.8 218
Stephens 9,941 38 261.6 382.3 133
Sterling 1,193 3 397.7 251.5 200
Stonewall 1,508 11 137.1 729.4 41
Sutton 4,417 16 276.1 362.2 145
Swisher 8,055 26 309.8 322.8 164
Tarrant 1,959,449 17,661 110.9 901.3 27
Taylor 135,409 1,745 77.6 1,288.7 6
Terrell 1,026 1 1,026.0 97.5 246
Terry 13,027 42 310.2 322.4 165
Throckmorton 1,655 11 150.5 664.7 45
Titus 34,910 321 108.8 919.5 25
Tom Green 112,579 1,217 92.5 1,081.0 16
Travis 1,144,887 10,797 106.0 943.1 23
Trinity 15,618 35 446.2 224.1 212
Tyler 22,257 74 300.8 332.5 157
Upshur 42,223 156 270.7 369.5 142
Upton 3,632 18 201.8 495.6 81
Uvalde 27,543 150 183.6 544.6 70
Val Verde 51,217 216 237.1 421.7 116
Van Zandt 55,413 134 413.5 241.8 203
Victoria 89,831 1,150 78.1 1,280.2 7
Walker 70,199 364 192.9 518.5 74
Waller 50,082 63 795.0 125.8 238
Ward 10,960 33 332.1 301.1 178
Washington 35,712 226 158.0 632.8 49
Webb 282,143 1,249 225.9 442.7 101
Wharton 42,332 206 205.5 486.6 86
Wheeler 5,637 33 170.8 585.4 58
Wichita 132,279 1,448 91.4 1,094.7 14
Wilbarger 14,220 172 82.7 1,209.6 8
Willacy 24,444 32 763.9 130.9 236
Williamson 518,755 2,932 176.9 565.2 63
Wilson 49,833 160 311.5 321.1 166
Winkler 7,755 16 484.7 206.3 217
Wise 66,321 434 152.8 654.4 46
Wood 45,341 192 236.2 423.5 115
Yoakum 8,687 38 228.6 437.4 105
Young 19,220 119 161.5 619.1 50
Zapata 15,544 17 914.4 109.4 242
Zavala 12,324 11  1120.4  89.3 248
Texas Total 27,695,284 215,436 128.6 777.8
Registered Nurses (RNs) by County - September, 2015

Data Source: Texas Board of Nursing - September 2015

Prepared by: Texas Department of State Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Health Professions Resource Center, November 15, 2015

Last updated February 2, 2016