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Registered Nurses, 2019

County 2019 Population 2019 Registered Nurse Total Ratio of 2019 Population to Registered Nurse Ratio of Registered Nurses to 100,000 Population Rank
Anderson 58,248 410 142.1 703.9 50
Andrews 21,305 101 210.9 474.1 109
Angelina 90,151 1,070 84.3 1,186.90 15
Aransas 27,198 79 344.3 290.5 189
Archer 8,393 18 466.3 214.5 220
Armstrong 1,951 5 390.2 256.3 202
Atascosa 51,048 164 311.3 321.3 172
Austin 30,207 87 347.2 288 191
Bailey 7,638 24 318.3 314.2 177
Bandera 21,174 58 365.1 273.9 195
Bastrop 84,866 229 370.6 269.8 196
Baylor 3,629 33 110 909.3 34
Bee 34,195 135 253.3 394.8 145
Bell 349,441 4,174 83.7 1,194.50 14
Bexar 2,053,260 21,738 94.5 1,058.70 20
Blanco 11,393 21 542.5 184.3 227
Borden 681 2 340.5 293.7 187
Bosque 17,793 83 214.4 466.5 111
Bowie 92,596 1,192 77.7 1,287.30 10
Brazoria 369,156 2,018 182.9 546.7 82
Brazos 225,224 1,804 124.8 801 40
Brewster 9,157 49 186.9 535.1 85
Briscoe 1,572 5 314.4 318.1 175
Brooks 7,178 18 398.8 250.8 204
Brown 38,873 329 118.2 846.3 36
Burleson 17,649 51 346.1 289 190
Burnet 47,634 380 125.4 797.7 41
Caldwell 43,618 98 445.1 224.7 217
Calhoun 22,707 111 204.6 488.8 103
Callahan 13,454 24 560.6 178.4 228
Cameron 426,216 2,665 159.9 625.3 65
Camp 13,231 86 153.8 650 57
Carson 5,832 19 306.9 325.8 168
Cass 30,365 138 220 454.5 118
Castro 7,190 27 266.3 375.5 149
Chambers 41,451 157 264 378.8 147
Cherokee 52,090 351 148.4 673.8 54
Childress 7,068 56 126.2 792.3 42
Clay 9,885 34 290.7 344 164
Cochran 3,315 5 663 150.8 242
Coke 3,226 10 322.6 310 179
Coleman 8,527 34 250.8 398.7 142
Collin 1,010,828 10,067 100.4 995.9 24
Collingsworth 3,188 14 227.7 439.1 122
Colorado 21,239 107 198.5 503.8 100
Comal 142,701 990 144.1 693.8 52
Comanche 13,173 58 227.1 440.3 120
Concho 4,136 13 318.2 314.3 176
Cooke 39,595 250 158.4 631.4 63
Coryell 77,978 342 228 438.6 124
Cottle 1,515 1 1,515.00 66 250
Crane 5,991 18 332.8 300.5 184
Crockett 4,010 15 267.3 374.1 150
Crosby 6,413 17 377.2 265.1 197
Culberson 2,261 14 161.5 619.2 66
Dallam 7,173 12 597.8 167.3 233
Dallas 2,697,424 27,192 99.2 1,008.10 22
Dawson 13,611 33 412.5 242.5 205
Deaf Smith 18,255 75 243.4 410.8 135
Delta 5,366 18 298.1 335.4 165
Denton 870,845 5,026 173.3 577.1 73
De Witt 21,573 140 154.1 649 58
Dickens 2,188 7 312.6 319.9 174
Dimmit 11,533 46 250.7 398.9 141
Donley 3,440 10 344 290.7 188
Duval 11,803 21 562 177.9 229
Eastland 18,261 97 188.3 531.2 87
Ector 179,208 1,331 134.6 742.7 46
Edwards 2,004 3 668 149.7 243
Ellis 174,749 952 183.6 544.8 83
El Paso 869,040 6,880 126.3 791.7 43
Erath 41,086 262 156.8 637.7 62
Falls 16,712 67 249.4 400.9 140
Fannin 34,524 222 155.5 643 60
Fayette 25,900 123 210.6 474.9 107
Fisher 3,983 24 166 602.6 69
Floyd 5,834 22 265.2 377.1 148
Foard 1,240 4 310 322.6 170
Fort Bend 810,619 6,009 134.9 741.3 47
Franklin 10,885 34 320.1 312.4 178
Freestone 19,879 81 245.4 407.5 137
Frio 19,718 104 189.6 527.4 90
Gaines 21,620 47 460 217.4 218
Galveston 348,442 3,237 107.6 929 31
Garza 6,756 16 422.3 236.8 212
Gillespie 26,019 256 101.6 983.9 26
Glasscock 1,349 2 674.5 148.3 244
Goliad 7,672 20 383.6 260.7 199
Gonzales 21,216 79 268.6 372.4 152
Gray 24,040 156 154.1 648.9 59
Grayson 130,657 1,800 72.6 1,377.70 7
Gregg 125,425 1,995 62.9 1,590.60 3
Grimes 28,710 69 416.1 240.3 209
Guadalupe 165,837 672 246.8 405.2 139
Hale 33,527 165 203.2 492.1 101
Hall 3,312 5 662.4 151 241
Hamilton 8,234 81 101.7 983.7 27
Hansford 5,802 30 193.4 517.1 93
Hardeman 3,888 21 185.1 540.1 84
Hardin 56,350 146 386 259.1 200
Harris 4,887,341 45,946 106.4 940.1 30
Harrison 68,004 285 238.6 419.1 130
Hartley 6,064 31 195.6 511.2 98
Haskell 6,150 22 279.5 357.7 160
Hays 225,516 1,155 195.3 512.2 96
Hemphill 4,527 27 167.7 596.4 70
Henderson 80,985 508 159.4 627.3 64
Hidalgo 860,844 5,291 162.7 614.6 67
Hill 35,644 164 217.3 460.1 114
Hockley 24,455 112 218.3 458 116
Hood 57,881 327 177 565 76
Hopkins 36,879 283 130.3 767.4 44
Houston 22,738 90 252.6 395.8 144
Howard 40,521 358 113.2 883.5 35
Hudspeth 3,401 7 485.9 205.8 222
Hunt 94,285 664 142 704.2 49
Hutchinson 21,511 79 272.3 367.3 155
Irion 1,513 6 252.2 396.6 143
Jack 8,845 33 268 373.1 151
Jackson 15,699 45 348.9 286.6 192
Jasper 35,593 201 177.1 564.7 77
Jeff Davis 2,129 4 532.3 187.9 226
Jefferson 258,020 3,141 82.1 1,217.30 13
Jim Hogg 5,099 8 637.4 156.9 238
Jim Wells 42,697 220 194.1 515.3 95
Johnson 169,575 726 233.6 428.1 127
Jones 19,766 60 329.4 303.6 181
Karnes 15,309 87 176 568.3 74
Kaufman 122,724 672 182.6 547.6 81
Kendall 44,686 265 168.6 593 71
Kenedy 470 0 - 0 -
Kent 792 8 99 1,010.10 21
Kerr 51,993 668 77.8 1,284.80 11
Kimble 4,365 16 272.8 366.6 156
King 306 0 - 0 -
Kinney 3,465 6 577.5 173.2 230
Kleberg 31,002 143 216.8 461.3 113
Knox 3,912 20 195.6 511.2 97
Lamar 50,032 584 85.7 1,167.30 16
Lamb 12,903 39 330.8 302.3 182
Lampasas 20,885 96 217.6 459.7 115
La Salle 8,154 9 906 110.4 247
Lavaca 20,522 114 180 555.5 80
Lee 17,502 29 603.5 165.7 235
Leon 17,617 25 704.7 141.9 245
Liberty 84,278 162 520.2 192.2 224
Limestone 23,544 197 119.5 836.7 38
Lipscomb 3,618 6 603 165.8 234
Live Oak 11,970 29 412.8 242.3 207
Llano 19,428 55 353.2 283.1 193
Loving 91 0 - 0 -
Lubbock 312,653 4,796 65.2 1,534.00 4
Lynn 5,613 27 207.9 481 106
McCulloch 8,619 28 307.8 324.9 169
McLennan 251,303 2,320 108.3 923.2 32
McMullen 774 2 387 258.4 201
Madison 14,420 44 327.7 305.1 180
Marion 10,343 55 188.1 531.8 86
Martin 5,898 41 143.9 695.2 51
Mason 3,901 13 300.1 333.2 166
Matagorda 37,064 224 165.5 604.4 68
Maverick 59,379 228 260.4 384 146
Medina 50,118 161 311.3 321.2 173
Menard 2,185 5 437 228.8 215
Midland 181,073 1,201 150.8 663.3 56
Milam 24,655 100 246.6 405.6 138
Mills 4,876 20 243.8 410.2 136
Mitchell 9,802 43 228 438.7 123
Montague 19,247 71 271.1 368.9 153
Montgomery 595,887 5,656 105.4 949.2 29
Moore 21,612 106 203.9 490.5 102
Morris 12,506 29 431.2 231.9 213
Motley 1,174 2 587 170.4 232
Nacogdoches 63,981 633 101.1 989.4 25
Navarro 47,977 268 179 558.6 79
Newton 13,784 18 765.8 130.6 246
Nolan 15,589 104 149.9 667.1 55
Nueces 379,038 4,166 91 1,099.10 19
Ochiltree 11,190 40 279.8 357.5 161
Oldham 2,192 8 274 365 157
Orange 85,744 240 357.3 279.9 194
Palo Pinto 27,891 156 178.8 559.3 78
Panola 24,531 108 227.1 440.3 121
Parker 133,578 690 193.6 516.6 94
Parmer 9,288 43 216 463 112
Pecos 16,477 75 219.7 455.2 117
Polk 48,689 256 190.2 525.8 91
Potter 122,653 2,746 44.7 2,238.80 1
Presidio 6,049 5 1,209.80 82.7 248
Rains 11,325 26 435.6 229.6 214
Randall 136,026 564 241.2 414.6 132
Reagan 4,122 17 242.5 412.4 134
Real 3,403 9 378.1 264.5 198
Red River 12,645 54 234.2 427 128
Reeves 15,501 50 310 322.6 171
Refugio 7,563 25 302.5 330.6 167
Roberts 977 0 - 0 -
Robertson 16,856 29 581.2 172 231
Rockwall 99,619 906 110 909.5 33
Runnels 10,948 58 188.8 529.8 88
Rusk 52,822 250 211.3 473.3 110
Sabine 10,019 35 286.3 349.3 162
San Augustine 8,445 38 222.2 450 119
San Jacinto 28,602 23 1,243.60 80.4 249
San Patricio 70,615 168 420.3 237.9 211
San Saba 5,890 15 392.7 254.7 203
Schleicher 3,300 12 275 363.6 158
Scurry 18,208 63 289 346 163
Shackelford 3,394 14 242.4 412.5 133
Shelby 25,565 94 272 367.7 154
Sherman 3,239 7 462.7 216.1 219
Smith 232,715 4,226 55.1 1,816.00 2
Somervell 9,194 75 122.6 815.7 39
Starr 64,444 145 444.4 225 216
Stephens 9,573 41 233.5 428.3 126
Sterling 1,238 3 412.7 242.3 206
Stonewall 1,519 22 69 1,448.30 6
Sutton 4,350 13 334.6 298.9 186
Swisher 7,444 27 275.7 362.7 159
Tarrant 2,108,938 21,149 99.7 1,002.80 23
Taylor 138,697 2,116 65.5 1,525.60 5
Terrell 1,048 2 524 190.8 225
Terry 13,001 54 240.8 415.4 131
Throckmorton 1,528 9 169.8 589 72
Titus 32,934 380 86.7 1,153.80 17
Tom Green 121,814 1,393 87.4 1,143.50 18
Travis 1,265,178 12,430 101.8 982.5 28
Trinity 14,285 29 492.6 203 223
Tyler 21,379 64 334 299.4 185
Upshur 41,389 99 418.1 239.2 210
Upton 3,916 19 206.1 485.2 104
Uvalde 27,729 157 176.6 566.2 75
Val Verde 48,334 250 193.3 517.2 92
Van Zandt 55,170 166 332.3 300.9 183
Victoria 96,533 1,266 76.3 1,311.50 9
Walker 73,219 373 196.3 509.4 99
Waller 49,950 77 648.7 154.2 239
Ward 13,230 32 413.4 241.9 208
Washington 35,010 253 138.4 722.7 48
Webb 273,467 1,445 189.3 528.4 89
Wharton 41,883 203 206.3 484.7 105
Wheeler 5,751 43 133.7 747.7 45
Wichita 133,012 1,650 80.6 1,240.50 12
Wilbarger 13,085 176 74.3 1,345.10 8
Willacy 22,157 36 615.5 162.5 236
Williamson 570,803 3,847 148.4 674 53
Wilson 50,837 222 229 436.7 125
Winkler 9,022 19 474.8 210.6 221
Wise 65,160 548 118.9 841 37
Wood 44,993 191 235.6 424.5 129
Yoakum 9,060 43 210.7 474.6 108
Young 18,695 120 155.8 641.9 61
Zapata 14,403 23 626.2 159.7 237
Zavala 12,572 19 661.7 151.1 240
Texas Total 29,193,268 251,253 116.2 860.7

Last updated March 13, 2020