Statistics for Houston County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 6, South District, Houston Circuit.

Tables:

Houston County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,55632.6 per 10K41.1 per 10K144
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,556/1,556100%100%80
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations50710.6 per 10K14.2 per 10K135
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports1,04922.0 per 10K26.8 per 10K138
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports1232.6 per 10K2.8 per 10K120.5
Victim Reports of Neglect1032.2 per 10K2.3 per 10K112
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse140.3 per 10K0.3 per 10K90
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse50.1 per 10K0.2 per 10K94
Victim Reports of Other Abuse10.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K93.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care27/12322%36.1%122
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care96/12378%63.9%35
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care16/3854.2%7.8%114
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care13/1,0491.2%2.3%115
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/560%0.7%88
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report20/5635.7%37.6%67.5
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report24/5642.9%43.9%71
Median Days from Report to Removal5610.0 days15.0 days99
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/56nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/1750%2.2%113.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/410%0.5%80
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/1340%3.1%111.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 4/4590.9%2.3%109.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 22/1,1921.8%1.9%87

Houston County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care7218.0 per 10K34.1 per 10K135
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care61.5 per 10K2.8 per 10K134.5
Reentries to Foster Care8/7211.1%14.5%76.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge4/725.6%6.3%52.5
Removals for Neglect13/7218%47%128.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use39/7254%42%59
Removals for Physical Abuse6/728%10%68
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope14/7219%10%27
Removals for Inadequate Housing8/7211%22%107
Removals for Incarceration3/724%12%107
Removals for Child Behavior3/724%10%92
Removals for Abandonment4/726%7%59.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/720%3%110
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal14/6721%11%13
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal40/7653%38%20
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)3/2612%23%90.5

Houston County Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children in Region on March 31 201840,302nana14
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 20179023.0 per 10K50.0 per 10K143
Children in Care on March 31 20188822.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K149.5
Average Daily Children in Care8922.4 per 10K52.7 per 10K148
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 201847,35411,750.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10K144
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 162nana41
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 32,3258,082.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10K148
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 32,3258,082.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10K148
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 163,42140,860.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10K138
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 2018143.5 per 10K6.4 per 10K114
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2018215.2 per 10K7.6 per 10K103
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201820.5 per 10K0.4 per 10K32.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day63/8872%57%26.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day6/887%28%145
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day5/886%2%17.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/880%0%91
Children in Institution on Last Day14/8816%11%24.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/880%1%98
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/880%1%92
Children in ILP on Last Day0/880%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 8/1634.91%5.91%79
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 0/1630%0.67%105.5
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Parent0/1630%0.19%87
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/1630%0.27%95
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 201813/1493%89%74
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days32/8,7953.6 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Days82.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency11/5919%24%96.5
Lateral Placements Moves45/5976%60%24.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency3/595%16%128
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 201823/8826%23%67
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20183/883%1%12
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20179013.5 months13.4 months71
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 2018889.7 months13.1 months113
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 201748/9053%35%23
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201712/4924%31%88.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 201830/8834%39%80
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201820/8823%28%73.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201819/8822%21%57
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201813/1968%41%29
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months12/2646%36%53
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months9/2045%35%51
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months12/1963%37%35

Houston County Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges72/39,99518 per 10K27.8 per 10K131
Children Discharged for Reunification25/7235%52%116
Children Discharged for Relative17/7224%12%20
Children Discharged for Adoption22/7231%18%30.5
Children Discharged for Transfer4/726%2%14
Children Discharged for Emancipation2/723%9%114
Children Discharged for Guardianship0/720%7%122.5
Children Discharged for Runaway2/723%1%4.5
Children Discharged for Death0/720%0%85
Children Discharged for Unknown0/720%0%78
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care7213.7 months14.5 months96.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge2510.1 months8.8 months79
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge172.3 months10.6 months87.5
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge0na18.7 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge2225.8 months32.1 months82.5
Reunified within 72 Hours0/250%5%93
Reunified within 12 Months13/2552%63%93
Adopted within 24 Months7/2232%22%42
Adopted within 48 Months17/2277%83%88.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months2220.9 months19.9 months47
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months228.1 months10.1 months74
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%38%75.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%30%37.5
Adoption Discharges22/39,9955.5 per 10K5.1 per 10K77
Non-Permanent Discharges8/39,9952 per 10K3.2 per 10K108.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs2/277%6%44
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 2018249.6 per 1M36.8 per 1M12.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during June 2016 through May 2017 2/932.2%1.3%26.5
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months3/734.1%6.8%56.5
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/195.3%4.5%10
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/90%0%56
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%4.3%29
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/70%0.2%53
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%2.8%42
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%5.4%10

Houston County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During December 2016 through November 2017 1,55632.6 per 10K41.1 per 10K144
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During December 2016 through November 2017 1202.5 per 10K2.8 per 10K122
Removals During Period721.5 per 10K2.8 per 10K134.5
In-care on March 31 20188822.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K149.5
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period72nana24.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 69/69100%97.9%53.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff December 2016 through November 2017 163/163100%100%78.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months21/3855%58%77.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay3810.0 months9.8 months84
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative8/1650%32%30
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months5/935.4%9.8%69.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months7/2232%22%42
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay2225.8 months32.1 months82.5
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period11/2544%23%30.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period5/771%16%9.5
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months7/1644%46%66
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday9/2045%35%50
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children25/2793%94%87
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/250%28%31
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months63/7090%83%53
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months25/4260%62%88
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months17/3845%39%52.5

Houston County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal83/9885%68%22
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal14/6920%11%15.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal40/7653%38%20
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months9/2045%35%51
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal3/1421%22%34
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months12/4924%31%88.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%38%75.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%30%37.5

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