Statistics for Houston County

Charts:

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

Tables:

Houston County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,65233.6 per 10K38.3 per 10K134
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations77915.8 per 10K20.1 per 10K138
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports87317.7 per 10K18.2 per 10K118
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports2695.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K98
Victim Reports of Neglect1843.7 per 10K3.6 per 10K110
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse731.5 per 10K1.1 per 10K70.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse100.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K75.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse20.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K103.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care69/26925.7%30.4%98
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care200/26974.3%69.6%63
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care7/5101.4%4.9%117.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care5/8730.6%2.4%122
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/810%0.8%100
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report38/8146.9%35%26
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report43/8153.1%41.6%30
Median Days from Report to Removal815.0 days20.0 days143.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/81nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 20/4164.8%4.9%68.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 6/1085.6%2%22.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 14/3084.5%5.9%85
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 24/5474.4%4.2%82
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 14/6692.1%4.4%121

Houston County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care5212.5 per 10K29.4 per 10K141
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care4.31.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K142
Reentries to Foster Care7/5213.5%14.5%77.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge4/527.7%6.3%46.5
Removals for Neglect8/5215%48%140
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use26/5250%40%86
Removals for Physical Abuse8/5215%10%31
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope12/5223%12%23.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing7/5213%22%108.5
Removals for Incarceration2/524%12%106
Removals for Child Behavior6/5212%10%44
Removals for Abandonment3/526%8%65.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/520%2%111
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/4914%11%39.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal78/13857%41%23.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)7/1547%25%38.5

Houston County Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 201741,777nana14
Children in Care on September 30 201611929.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K129.5
Children in Care on September 30 20178721.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K147
Average Daily Children in Care9623.1 per 10K47.6 per 10K143
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201748,82111,686.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K139
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 171nana37
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 35,0908,451.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K143
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 35,0908,451.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K143
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 169,96240,935.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K130
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017143.4 per 10K6.0 per 10K108.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017256.0 per 10K7.0 per 10K92.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201700.0 per 10K0.3 per 10K103.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day66/8776%55%19
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day7/878%31%137.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day0/870%1%102.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/870%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day14/8716%12%34
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/870%1%102.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/870%1%92.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/870%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 6/2072.9%6.19%103
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 3/2071.45%0.87%31
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent3/2071.45%0.29%12.5
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/2070%0.33%99.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201713/1493%88%97
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days25/5,6044.5 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days76
Placements Moves Toward Permanency21/6930%28%65
Lateral Placements Moves45/6965%57%54.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency3/694%14%130
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201733/8738%25%32
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20174/875%2%24.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20161199.3 months12.4 months115.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20178715.3 months13.7 months58.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201660/11950%36%26.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201612/4328%30%82
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201731/8736%39%78
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201716/8718%27%94
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201716/8718%21%74
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201714/1688%41%35
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months14/3145%36%67.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months10/2343%36%65
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months8/2138%37%85.5

Houston County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges80/41,52019.3 per 10K26.1 per 10K114
Children Discharged for Reunification39/8049%53%98
Children Discharged for Relative20/8025%12%26.5
Children Discharged for Adoption15/8019%18%69.5
Children Discharged for Transfer3/804%2%25
Children Discharged for Emancipation3/804%9%101
Children Discharged for Guardianship0/800%7%122
Children Discharged for Runaway0/800%0%90
Children Discharged for Death0/800%0%87
Children Discharged for Unknown0/800%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care8013.2 months13.9 months94
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge3910.1 months9.0 months91
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge205.1 months10.2 months125
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge1528.9 months30.5 months103
Reunified within 72 Hours0/390%5%107.5
Reunified within 12 Months21/3954%62%100.5
Adopted within 24 Months7/1547%25%69
Adopted within 48 Months8/1553%84%145
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1520.9 months19.3 months88.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1512.4 months10.3 months82.5
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4/1527%22%80.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/40%38%141
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%144
Adoption Discharges15/41,5203.6 per 10K4.6 per 10K86.5
Non-Permanent Discharges6/41,5201.4 per 10K2.9 per 10K106.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs2/1811%6%62.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201700.0 per 1M32.4 per 1M95
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 0/1100%2.7%115.5

Houston County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During January 2016 through December 2016 1,65233.6 per 10K38.3 per 10K134
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 2695.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K98
Removals During Period521.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K142
In-care on September 30 20178721.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K147
Total Children Served171nana37
Discharges During Period80nana24
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 209/21398.1%96.3%76
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 208/208100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months33/5857%57%81
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay589.7 months10.0 months92
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative14/3837%33%65.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months8/968.3%9.5%65
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months7/1547%25%69
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay1528.9 months30.5 months103
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period10/2737%24%52
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period6/1346%16%44
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months5/1242%46%95
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday9/2241%35%71
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children16/1889%94%131.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/333%28%93
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months58/7182%80%88.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months43/6665%61%78
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months15/2952%37%35

Houston County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal89/12571%69%72.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal8/5315%11%33.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal78/13857%41%23.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months10/2343%36%65
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal4/580%28%83
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months12/4328%30%82
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/40%38%141
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%144

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