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Table 26B Crude Death Rates by County of Residence and Race Ethnicity

Table 26B
Crude Death Rates by County of Residence and 
Race/Ethnicity
Texas, 2008
All Rates Per 1,000 Population
Geographic Area TOTAL DEATHS TOTAL RATE WHITE DEATHS WHITE RATE BLACK DEATHS BLACK RATE HISPANIC DEATHS HISPANIC RATE OTHER DEATHS OTHER RATE
TEXAS 164,135 6.7 111,881 9.9 18,828 6.7 29,600 3.2 3,826 3.7
REGION 1 7,234 8.9 5,742 11.9 333 7.1 1,041 3.9 118 7.0
REGION 2 6,101 11.1 5,336 13.4 243 6.7 439 4.3 83 7.5
REGION 3 39,513 6.0 30,328 8.5 5,272 6.0 2,861 1.6 1,052 2.8
REGION 4 11,682 10.7 9,528 12.5 1,668 9.4 246 1.9 240 18.4
REGION 5 8,233 10.9 6,293 12.9 1,619 10.2 201 2.3 120 6.6
REGION 6 33,886 5.8 21,970 9.2 6,308 6.4 4,274 2.1 1,334 3.4
REGION 7 17,624 6.3 13,628 8.3 1,861 6.0 1,787 2.4 348 3.1
REGION 8 18,187 7.3 10,370 11.0 999 6.5 6,580 5.0 238 3.9
REGION 9 5,048 9.3 3,618 13.2 222 8.7 1,139 4.8 69 8.8
REGION 10 4,704 6.1 1,328 13.4 121 6.1 3,198 5.0 57 4.0
REGION 11 11,923 5.9 3,740 12.3 182 7.4 7,834 4.7 167 7.3
ANDERSON 622 11.0 487 14.0 90 6.9 42 5.1 3 *
ANDREWS 130 9.3 91 12.8 1 * 34 5.3 4 *
ANGELINA 847 10.2 683 13.0 130 10.9 29 1.7 5 *
ARANSAS 346 13.7 319 17.2 6 * 21 3.9 0 *
ARCHER 79 8.5 75 8.7 0 * 4 * 0 *
ARMSTRONG 15 6.8 15 7.4 0 * 0 * 0 *
ATASCOSA 368 8.4 205 12.4 2 * 158 5.9 3 *
AUSTIN 260 9.5 214 11.5 33 11.2 12 2.2 1 *
BAILEY 50 8.0 34 12.0 1 * 15 4.5 0 *
BANDERA 178 8.8 164 9.5 1 * 11 * 2 *
BASTROP 518 7.1 408 9.1 58 10.1 48 2.2 4 *
BAYLOR 56 14.2 50 14.9 0 * 4 * 2 *
BEE 223 6.7 115 10.6 3 * 99 5.2 6 *
BELL 1,863 6.6 1,404 9.9 256 3.9 141 2.4 62 4.0
BEXAR 10,722 6.6 5,245 10.5 788 6.2 4,518 4.8 171 3.4
BLANCO 111 11.7 99 12.7 2 * 8 * 2 *
BORDEN 2 * 2 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
BOSQUE 251 13.7 237 15.9 3 * 9 * 2 *
BOWIE 936 10.0 693 11.1 172 7.3 6 * 65 49.8
BRAZORIA 1,930 6.4 1,453 8.1 193 7.0 224 2.7 60 5.5
BRAZOS 839 4.8 632 5.9 116 5.9 80 2.1 11 *
BREWSTER 85 9.2 48 10.3 0 * 35 8.0 2 *
BRISCOE 28 17.5 21 18.4 1 * 5 * 1 *
BROOKS 85 11.0 8 * 0 * 74 10.4 3 *
BROWN 514 13.3 464 15.9 10 * 30 4.0 10 *
BURLESON 172 9.5 134 11.0 23 8.4 14 4.5 1 *
BURNET 393 9.1 365 10.5 2 * 22 2.9 4 *
CALDWELL 257 7.0 166 9.8 19 6.1 68 4.2 4 *
CALHOUN 188 9.0 119 11.8 7 * 55 5.9 7 *
CALLAHAN 162 11.7 155 12.3 2 * 3 * 2 *
CAMERON 2,172 5.5 577 12.4 6 * 1,566 4.6 23 7.1
CAMP 162 12.6 124 15.6 34 14.9 3 * 1 *
CARSON 66 10.4 63 10.9 0 * 2 * 1 *
CASS 405 13.3 324 13.9 62 10.0 4 * 15 66.7
CASTRO 64 8.4 39 12.7 2 * 23 5.4 0 *
CHAMBERS 224 6.8 183 7.4 24 7.7 13 2.7 4 *
CHEROKEE 547 11.1 442 13.7 84 10.9 15 1.7 6 *
CHILDRESS 71 9.2 67 14.0 0 * 3 * 1 *
CLAY 104 9.4 100 9.6 1 * 0 * 3 *
COCHRAN 30 8.6 24 14.8 0 * 6 * 0 *
COKE 52 13.5 45 15.1 0 * 5 * 2 *
COLEMAN 135 15.6 124 17.8 1 * 10 * 0 *
COLLIN 2,937 3.9 2,524 4.6 136 3.2 144 1.4 133 2.0
COLLINGSWORTH 43 14.2 36 17.9 1 * 6 * 0 *
COLORADO 254 11.7 189 14.5 42 12.4 16 3.0 7 *
COMAL 838 7.6 732 8.8 5 * 96 3.8 5 *
COMANCHE 188 13.3 173 16.5 0 * 14 3.9 1 *
CONCHO 39 10.5 30 14.6 0 * 9 * 0 *
COOKE 430 10.8 400 12.3 11 * 14 2.6 5 *
CORYELL 372 4.9 313 7.1 31 1.8 17 1.5 11 *
COTTLE 29 17.1 27 24.3 0 * 2 * 0 *
CRANE 34 8.4 25 12.8 2 * 7 * 0 *
CROCKETT 33 7.8 20 11.5 0 * 12 5.0 1 *
CROSBY 64 10.2 48 18.2 3 * 12 3.5 1 *
CULBERSON 13 5.2 6 * 0 * 7 * 0 *
DALLAM 55 8.7 43 10.4 0 * 11 * 1 *
DALLAS 13,964 5.8 8,824 11.0 3,251 6.7 1,464 1.5 425 3.0
DAWSON 139 10.0 81 15.1 7 * 33 4.5 18 285.7
DEAF SMITH 161 8.6 83 12.7 2 * 74 6.2 2 *
DELTA 74 13.5 71 14.9 3 * 0 * 0 *
DENTON 2,548 4.0 2,185 4.8 131 3.0 148 1.5 84 2.4
DEWITT 254 12.6 183 16.0 18 7.8 53 8.4 0 *
DICKENS 19 7.2 17 10.0 0 * 2 * 0 *
DIMMIT 83 8.3 19 15.7 0 * 64 7.4 0 *
DONLEY 54 13.7 46 13.4 0 * 3 * 5 *
DUVAL 105 8.6 13 9.9 0 * 92 8.5 0 *
EASTLAND 262 14.4 250 16.4 1 * 10 * 1 *
ECTOR 1,170 8.9 788 14.4 62 10.0 312 4.6 8 *
EDWARDS 11 * 6 * 1 * 4 * 0 *
ELLIS 941 6.4 754 7.9 81 6.0 96 2.6 10 *
EL PASO 4,524 6.0 1,247 13.8 121 6.1 3,102 5.0 54 3.8
ERATH 281 8.0 270 9.8 2 * 8 * 1 *
FALLS 204 11.6 144 15.6 38 8.0 18 5.0 4 *
FANNIN 422 12.3 394 13.6 21 7.9 4 * 3 *
FAYETTE 300 12.4 263 14.7 20 11.8 14 3.2 3 *
FISHER 55 13.3 47 15.7 1 * 7 * 0 *
FLOYD 72 10.1 52 16.2 3 * 16 4.4 1 *
FOARD 19 13.1 17 15.3 0 * 0 * 2 *
FORT BEND 2,091 3.9 1,247 5.8 379 3.2 282 2.3 183 2.4
FRANKLIN 109 10.3 103 11.6 1 * 3 * 2 *
FREESTONE 199 10.1 158 11.4 37 10.1 3 * 1 *
FRIO 94 5.8 27 8.6 1 * 64 5.2 2 *
GAINES 105 6.8 86 9.8 2 * 16 2.6 1 *
GALVESTON 2,416 8.4 1,691 10.0 461 10.7 226 3.4 38 3.4
GARZA 55 10.8 43 15.9 1 * 11 * 0 *
GILLESPIE 322 13.3 298 15.1 1 * 15 3.4 8 *
GLASSCOCK 2 * 0 * 0 * 2 * 0 *
GOLIAD 61 8.4 42 9.9 5 * 13 4.8 1 *
GONZALES 186 9.7 126 14.1 21 12.8 36 4.2 3 *
GRAY 279 12.3 252 14.9 12 8.0 14 3.6 1 *
GRAYSON 1,267 10.7 1,170 12.2 56 7.6 21 1.7 20 6.0
GREGG 1,224 10.4 956 13.0 231 9.5 30 1.6 7 *
GRIMES 248 9.8 182 11.4 47 10.0 19 4.2 0 *
GUADALUPE 833 7.1 619 9.4 46 7.5 164 3.7 4 *
HALE 281 7.9 181 12.6 18 8.5 79 4.2 3 *
HALL 40 11.3 36 17.8 0 * 4 * 0 *
HAMILTON 128 14.9 123 15.8 0 * 2 * 3 *
HANSFORD 63 12.2 52 16.9 0 * 9 * 2 *
HARDEMAN 23 5.3 18 5.4 1 * 3 * 1 *
HARDIN 514 9.9 472 10.3 38 9.8 2 * 2 *
HARRIS 21,922 5.5 13,054 10.2 4,713 6.4 3,180 1.9 975 3.4
HARRISON 559 8.7 401 9.3 146 9.8 5 * 7 *
HARTLEY 54 9.4 50 11.1 0 * 4 * 0 *
HASKELL 95 17.1 85 21.3 2 * 7 * 1 *
HAYS 739 5.0 557 5.9 16 3.1 157 3.4 9 *
HEMPHILL 26 7.4 25 9.1 0 * 1 * 0 *
HENDERSON 961 12.2 888 13.6 44 8.7 17 2.1 12 16.4
HIDALGO 3,382 4.7 730 13.3 8 * 2,591 3.9 53 8.1
HILL 416 11.7 375 14.3 18 6.8 17 2.6 6 *
HOCKLEY 192 8.6 150 12.6 2 * 37 3.9 3 *
HOOD 558 11.0 544 12.2 1 * 11 * 2 *
HOPKINS 354 10.4 257 9.6 35 12.4 3 * 59 178.8
HOUSTON 311 13.1 237 16.1 65 9.8 7 * 2 *
HOWARD 348 10.6 256 15.0 14 8.8 74 5.3 4 *
HUDSPETH 20 5.9 7 * 0 * 12 4.6 1 *
HUNT 845 10.1 754 12.0 60 6.7 22 2.1 9 *
HUTCHINSON 251 11.1 233 13.4 6 * 9 * 3 *
IRION 12 7.0 11 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
JACK 86 9.7 82 10.9 0 * 3 * 1 *
JACKSON 171 11.5 123 13.1 18 15.9 29 6.9 1 *
JASPER 422 11.9 352 13.0 63 10.0 3 * 4 *
JEFF DAVIS 13 4.9 8 * 0 * 5 * 0 *
JEFFERSON 2,586 10.5 1,602 14.7 842 9.8 87 2.2 55 4.6
JIM HOGG 50 9.8 2 * 0 * 48 10.4 0 *
JIM WELLS 339 8.2 85 9.8 2 * 249 7.8 3 *
JOHNSON 1,163 7.5 1,070 8.9 26 6.1 42 1.5 25 8.4
JONES 210 10.4 175 13.4 9 * 26 5.5 0 *
KARNES 136 8.9 80 13.1 4 * 49 6.3 3 *
KAUFMAN 784 7.8 669 9.2 88 8.8 20 1.2 7 *
KENDALL 283 8.6 257 9.7 2 * 24 4.0 0 *
KENEDY 6 * 1 * 0 * 5 * 0 *
KENT 10 * 10 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
KERR 670 14.0 617 17.1 5 * 45 4.3 3 *
KIMBLE 57 12.4 51 14.6 0 * 6 * 0 *
KING 1 * 1 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
KINNEY 39 11.9 19 13.4 2 * 18 10.0 0 *
KLEBERG 195 6.4 61 7.6 6 * 123 5.9 5 *
KNOX 57 14.9 45 18.8 2 * 8 * 2 *
LAMAR 612 12.3 542 13.7 58 8.0 3 * 9 *
LAMB 159 11.1 110 16.9 10 * 38 5.3 1 *
LAMPASAS 225 10.7 202 12.2 3 * 15 4.2 5 *
LA SALLE 44 7.4 10 * 0 * 34 7.1 0 *
LAVACA 233 12.0 202 13.4 16 10.7 14 5.0 1 *
LEE 174 10.1 140 12.7 23 11.5 9 * 2 *
LEON 198 11.9 174 13.2 18 10.9 4 * 2 *
LIBERTY 707 9.1 595 10.9 87 8.8 18 1.5 7 *
LIMESTONE 298 13.3 240 17.2 44 10.2 12 3.0 2 *
LIPSCOMB 32 10.1 29 12.4 0 * 1 * 2 *
LIVE OAK 116 9.6 96 14.0 0 * 18 3.7 2 *
LLANO 283 14.7 274 15.3 1 * 6 * 2 *
LOVING 1 * 1 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
LUBBOCK 2,157 8.2 1,598 10.6 171 8.1 362 4.2 26 4.1
LYNN 52 8.7 33 11.5 2 * 16 5.5 1 *
MCCULLOCH 99 12.2 87 15.6 1 * 11 * 0 *
MCLENNAN 2,057 9.0 1,537 11.7 345 9.7 150 2.6 25 5.4
MCMULLEN 8 * 7 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
MADISON 128 9.3 102 12.3 14 4.7 11 * 1 *
MARION 147 13.8 109 13.9 37 15.0 1 * 0 *
MARTIN 42 8.5 25 9.4 2 * 15 6.9 0 *
MASON 49 13.0 40 14.0 0 * 8 * 1 *
MATAGORDA 334 8.9 220 12.4 60 13.0 46 3.4 8 *
MAVERICK 327 6.2 19 12.0 0 * 303 6.0 5 *
MEDINA 403 9.1 279 12.6 2 * 122 5.8 0 *
MENARD 42 18.0 34 22.3 0 * 6 * 2 *
MIDLAND 1,047 8.1 773 11.1 88 9.6 179 3.8 7 *
MILAM 283 11.1 233 13.9 26 8.9 19 3.3 5 *
MILLS 61 11.6 58 13.1 0 * 2 * 1 *
MITCHELL 96 10.1 75 15.0 5 * 16 4.9 0 *
MONTAGUE 309 15.5 303 16.5 0 * 5 * 1 *
MONTGOMERY 2,671 6.2 2,397 7.2 101 6.5 127 1.8 46 5.4
MOORE 138 6.8 99 11.2 0 * 32 2.9 7 *
MORRIS 168 12.9 123 13.6 40 12.2 2 * 3 *
MOTLEY 22 15.9 20 17.7 0 * 1 * 1 *
NACOGDOCHES 567 9.0 404 9.8 123 11.6 23 2.3 17 20.3
NAVARRO 520 10.6 410 14.0 81 10.3 25 2.2 4 *
NEWTON 149 10.4 109 10.2 37 12.4 0 * 3 *
NOLAN 189 12.6 146 15.5 6 * 36 7.6 1 *
NUECES 2,581 8.0 1,254 12.4 127 9.8 1,153 5.8 47 6.3
OCHILTREE 68 7.1 57 10.2 0 * 10 * 1 *
OLDHAM 14 6.4 14 7.6 0 * 0 * 0 *
ORANGE 921 11.0 822 11.8 80 10.0 10 * 9 *
PALO PINTO 323 11.6 304 14.2 5 * 10 * 4 *
PANOLA 220 9.5 177 10.0 41 9.4 0 * 2 *
PARKER 882 7.9 850 8.8 6 * 21 1.8 5 *
PARMER 92 9.5 78 18.7 0 * 11 * 3 *
PECOS 125 7.5 50 9.6 1 * 72 6.7 2 *
POLK 597 12.9 523 15.0 44 8.1 20 4.0 10 *
POTTER 1,229 10.1 994 16.4 82 6.8 126 2.9 27 5.4
PRESIDIO 49 6.1 12 11.1 0 * 37 5.3 0 *
RAINS 116 10.5 106 10.6 5 * 2 * 3 *
RANDALL 903 7.7 839 8.8 6 * 37 2.3 21 8.1
REAGAN 30 9.2 18 12.8 0 * 10 * 2 *
REAL 39 11.8 35 14.2 0 * 4 * 0 *
RED RIVER 195 14.3 155 15.3 31 12.3 4 * 5 *
REEVES 118 10.4 34 13.5 5 * 79 9.2 0 *
REFUGIO 87 11.8 43 13.4 10 * 33 9.2 1 *
ROBERTS 5 * 5 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
ROBERTSON 202 12.7 130 14.0 54 14.4 14 5.0 4 *
ROCKWALL 368 4.8 323 5.3 17 6.4 19 1.6 9 *
RUNNELS 180 16.7 149 21.5 3 * 25 6.9 3 *
RUSK 504 10.4 404 12.2 84 9.4 13 2.2 3 *
SABINE 166 16.0 146 16.1 16 15.2 1 * 3 *
SAN AUGUSTINE 150 16.6 109 18.5 38 14.0 2 * 1 *
SAN JACINTO 283 11.1 239 11.4 38 12.1 5 * 1 *
SAN PATRICIO 526 7.6 296 9.9 13 6.0 207 5.7 10 *
SAN SABA 62 10.3 53 12.1 0 * 9 * 0 *
SCHLEICHER 37 12.6 29 20.0 0 * 8 * 0 *
SCURRY 170 10.5 143 14.6 6 * 20 3.8 1 *
SHACKELFORD 33 9.9 32 10.6 0 * 1 * 0 *
SHELBY 283 10.8 220 12.8 54 10.3 5 * 4 *
SHERMAN 21 6.7 21 9.7 0 * 0 * 0 *
SMITH 1,860 9.3 1,466 11.8 328 8.8 53 1.5 13 3.7
SOMERVELL 80 9.8 75 11.1 0 * 3 * 2 *
STARR 364 5.8 8 * 0 * 353 5.8 3 *
STEPHENS 116 12.0 110 14.6 1 * 5 * 0 *
STERLING 12 9.7 11 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
STONEWALL 23 15.0 20 15.8 1 * 1 * 1 *
SUTTON 31 7.2 12 6.2 0 * 18 7.7 1 *
SWISHER 73 9.1 52 11.9 5 * 15 4.8 1 *
TARRANT 10,726 6.2 8,352 9.2 1,295 5.4 781 1.6 298 2.7
TAYLOR 1,205 9.4 1,000 11.5 75 7.6 112 4.1 18 5.1
TERRELL 11 * 6 * 0 * 5 * 0 *
TERRY 130 10.7 100 18.0 5 * 25 4.2 0 *
THROCKMORTON 17 9.5 17 10.7 0 * 0 * 0 *
TITUS 269 8.9 210 13.3 35 10.9 19 1.7 5 *
TOM GREEN 1,072 10.2 865 14.5 31 6.8 162 4.2 14 7.1
TRAVIS 4,519 4.6 3,155 6.5 505 5.6 733 2.1 126 2.0
TRINITY 208 14.6 173 15.0 28 15.7 6 * 1 *
TYLER 229 10.8 202 11.3 23 9.2 1 * 3 *
UPSHUR 404 10.7 348 11.2 52 13.7 0 * 4 *
UPTON 29 9.0 20 12.2 1 * 8 * 0 *
UVALDE 227 8.8 122 16.1 1 * 103 5.7 1 *
VAL VERDE 324 6.8 92 9.6 2 * 228 6.1 2 *
VAN ZANDT 651 12.4 602 13.1 25 16.8 17 3.7 7 *
VICTORIA 737 8.5 486 12.1 43 7.9 199 5.0 9 *
WALKER 452 7.0 318 8.2 90 6.0 41 4.1 3 *
WALLER 255 6.6 168 9.1 61 5.9 26 2.6 0 *
WARD 114 10.8 75 14.6 3 * 35 7.3 1 *
WASHINGTON 362 11.1 292 13.2 58 9.7 8 * 4 *
WEBB 1,137 4.8 76 8.1 1 * 1,052 4.6 8 *
WHARTON 370 8.7 241 11.8 64 10.2 63 4.0 2 *
WHEELER 47 9.2 43 10.5 0 * 4 * 0 *
WICHITA 1,255 9.6 1,053 11.8 105 7.2 69 3.3 28 5.3
WILBARGER 166 11.6 143 15.6 8 * 11 * 4 *
WILLACY 116 5.5 26 12.5 0 * 87 4.7 3 *
WILLIAMSON 1,762 4.5 1,478 5.4 84 3.7 158 1.9 42 3.0
WILSON 326 8.0 233 9.5 7 * 80 5.1 6 *
WINKLER 66 9.5 52 15.3 2 * 11 * 1 *
WISE 474 8.1 456 9.2 4 * 8 * 6 *
WOOD 583 13.7 540 14.7 30 12.6 4 * 9 *
YOAKUM 58 7.7 39 11.2 0 * 17 4.4 2 *
YOUNG 258 14.1 248 16.3 3 * 7 * 0 *
ZAPATA 85 5.9 23 15.2 0 * 62 4.9 0 *
ZAVALA 90 7.6 11 * 1 * 77 7.1 1 *


* Crude Death Rate not reported if reported deaths less than 12.


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Last updated January 26, 2017