Facts about GHC 9-1-1

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49 cities and 2 urban counties – Harris County & Fort Bend that covers 2,700 sq. miles

facts call centers

There are 37 emergency call centers with over 1,200 call takers

Approximately 4 million text & voice calls per year – 89% wireless phones

Approximately 4 million text & voice calls per year – 89% wireless phones

A population of approximately 5.8 million people (20 % of TX population)

A population of approximately 5.8 million people (20 % of TX population)

Over 100 telephone and wireless companies

Over 100 telephone and wireless companies

1st major metro area to implement text to 9-1-1

1st major metro area to implement text to 9-1-1