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County Supply and Distribution Tables - Optometrists

2019 Optometrists by County (4,112) - September

2018 Optometrists by County (3,982) - September

2017 Optometrists by County (3,877) - September

2016 Optometrists by County (3,759) - September

2015 Optometrists by County (3,596) - September

2014 Optometrists by County (3,272) - September

2013 Optometrists by County (2,925) - September

2012 Optometrists by County (2,937) - March 2013

2011 Optometrists - Data Not Available

2010 Optometrists by County (3,077) - September

2009 Optometrists by County (2,987) - September

2008 Optometrists by County (2,766) - September

Data prior to 2008 may be available. Please contact the Health Professions Resource Center for more information.

Licensing Board and Data Source

The Texas Optometry Board adopts rules to regulate the qualifications and practice of optometrists licensed in Texas.

Information regarding the education requirements, licensure requirements, and responsibilities of optometrists can be found on the website of the Texas Optometry Board.

Last updated October 4, 2019