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County Supply and Distribution Tables - Physician Assistants

2019 Physician Assistants by County (8,756) - September 

2018 Physician Assistants by County (8,471) - September

2017 Physician Assistants by County (8,041) - September

2016 Physician Assistants by County (7,617) - September

2015 Physician Assistants by County (7,067) - September

2014 Physician Assistants by County (6,543) - September

2013 Physician Assistants by County (6,146) - September

2012 Physician Assistants by County (5,768) - September

2011 Physician Assistants by County (5,372) - September

2010 Physician Assistants by County (4,943) - September

2009 Physician Assistants by County (4,563) - August

2008 Physician Assistants by County (4,191) - October

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

Licensing Board and Data Source

The Texas Physician Assistant Board adopts rules for the licensing of persons wishing to practice as physician assistants in Texas. These rules must be approved or rejected by a vote of the Texas Medical Board. The Texas Medical Board provides licensing data for physician assistants practicing in Texas.

Information regarding the education requirements, licensure requirements, and responsibilities of physician assistants can be found on the website of the Texas Medical Board.

Last updated October 8, 2019