Health Departments in Texas

There are 230 Health Departments in Texas, serving a population of 27,419,612 people in an area of 261,181 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 119,215 people, and 1 Health Department per 1,135 square miles.

The state of Texas is ranked 46th in Health Departments per capita, and 42nd in Health Departments per square mile.

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Texas Health Statistics

Find Texas Population of People With Disabilities, Population by Disability Type, Public Health Insurance Coverage, and Private Health Insurance Coverage. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Texas Population of People With Disabilities
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People With Disabilities3,120,572 (11.6%)39,792,082 (12.6%)
Females With Disabilities1,600,661 (11.7%)20,559,836 (12.7%)
Males With Disabilities1,519,911 (11.5%)19,232,246 (12.5%)
Texas Population by Disability Type
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Hearing Difficulty898,553 (3.3%)11,270,650 (3.6%)
Vision Difficulty664,238 (2.5%)7,390,198 (2.3%)
Cognitive Difficulty1,148,929 (4.6%)14,957,724 (5.1%)
Ambulatory Difficulty1,615,627 (6.5%)20,776,059 (7.0%)
Self-Care Difficulty622,696 (2.5%)7,889,808 (2.7%)
Independent Living Difficulty1,041,316 (5.3%)14,023,060 (5.8%)
Texas Public Health Insurance Coverage
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Public Health Insurance7,710,086 (28.6%)106,925,261 (33.8%)
Medicare Coverage3,504,098 (13.0%)52,445,202 (16.6%)
Medicaid Coverage4,635,845 (17.2%)61,856,728 (19.6%)
VA Health Care Coverage572,878 (2.1%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
Texas Private Health Insurance Coverage
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Private Health Insurance16,587,602 (61.6%)212,459,414 (67.2%)
Employer Based Coverage13,682,649 (50.8%)173,208,349 (54.8%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage2,974,023 (11.0%)41,922,628 (13.3%)
Tricare & Military Coverage810,068 (3.0%)8,454,213 (2.7%)