Harris County

Harris County, bordered to the north by Spring Creek, to the east by the East Fork of the San Jacinto River, and to the southeast by Trinity Bay of the Gulf of Mexico, covers 1,777 square miles.

County Health Snapshot

  • 50/254
  • 4,245,204
  • 80.7
  • 76.1
  • 18.7%

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Children's County Snapshot

  • 1,715,581
  • 6.3
  • 39%
  • 25.8%
  • 27.4%

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The Benefits of Closing the Insurance Coverage Gap

Texans in the Coverage Gap are uninsured adults who can't get affordable health insurance until Texas accepts federal funds -- while other adults with higher incomes get generous premium assistance.

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Harris County
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