NCCS - Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Texas 1999 - 2009
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Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Texas, 1999 - 2009

  1999 2009  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations73,742 100.0% 104,223 100.0% 41.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities40,283 54.6% 68,619 65.8% 70.3%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations4,604 6.2% 7,687 7.4% 67.0%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations28,855 39.1% 27,917 26.8% -3.3%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities40,283 54.6% 68,619 65.8% 70.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
40,283 54.6% 68,619 65.8% 70.3%
Reporting Public Charities13,447 18.2% 18,747 18.0% 39.4%
Operating Public Charities11,593 15.7% 16,158 15.5% 39.4%
Supporting Public Charities1,854 2.5% 2,589 2.5% 39.6%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts26,836 36.4% 49,872 47.9% 85.8%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*- 0.0% 29,784 28.6% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations4,604 6.2% 7,687 7.4% 67.0%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations4,406 6.0% 7,362 7.1% 67.1%
Private Operating Foundations198 0.3% 325 0.3% 64.1%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations28,855 39.1% 27,917 26.8% -3.3%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.7,255 9.8% 6,963 6.7% -4.0%
Fraternal beneficiary societies5,625 7.6% 4,602 4.4% -18.2%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.5,196 7.0% 5,803 5.6% 11.7%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs2,387 3.2% 2,266 2.2% -5.1%
Social and recreational clubs3,244 4.4% 3,167 3.0% -2.4%
Post or organization of war veterans1,749 2.4% 1,582 1.5% -9.5%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations3,399 4.6% 3,534 3.4% 4.0%

Note: Excludes out-of-scope organizations.
Sources: IRS Business Master File 01/2010 (with modifications by the National Center for Charitable Statistics at the Urban Institute to exclude foreign and governmental organizations).
* The number of congregations is from the website of American Church Lists (http://list.infousa.com/acl.htm), 2004. These numbers are excluded from the totals for the state since approximately half of the congregations are included under registered public charities.