Welcome To Calhoun County Appraisal District
Welcome To Calhoun County Appraisal District

Welcome To Calhoun County Appraisal District

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Credit Card 2.35% per transaction (minimum $1.00)
e-Check $1.00 per transaction

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With Bureau Code: 5524560 to 866-549-2020

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Payment Type Convenience Fee Charged
Credit Card 2.35% per transaction (minimum $1.00)
e-Check $1.00 per transaction


In Person

426 W. Main St., Port Lavaca, TX. We accept check, cash, money order or credit card (vendor processing fees still apply if using a credit card in person)


**Mail Payments To:

Calhoun County Appraisal District

PO Box 49

Port Lavaca, Texas 77979

**Postmarks are acceptable and required to receive discounts for Participating Entities!

After hour payments can be made using the outside drop box to the left of the entry door.


Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district.

Calhoun County Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Calhoun County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).

Calhoun CAD is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities that are located in Calhoun County:

  • Calhoun County
  • Calhoun County Groundwater Conservation District
  • Calhoun County Independent School District
  • Calhoun County Port Authority
  • City of Point Comfort
  • City of Port Lavaca
  • City of Seadrift
  • Drainage District #6
  • Drainage District #8
  • Drainage District #10
  • Drainage District #11
  • Port O’Connor Improvement District
  • Port O’Connor¬†Improvement District¬†Defined Area #1
  • Water Control and Improvement District #1


The Calhoun CAD also serves as the Consolidated Tax Office for the aforementioned Entities. Tax rates and ultimately the amount of taxes levied on property are determined by governing bodies of each of the taxing authorities.


Every effort has been made to offer the most current and correct information possible on these pages. The information included on these pages has been compiled by Appraisal District staff from a variety of sources, and is subject to change without notice. The Appraisal District makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, accuracy or adequacy of such information and data. The Appraisal District reserves the right to make changes at any time without notice. Original records may differ from the information on these pages. Verification of information on source documents is recommended. By using this application, you assume all risks arising out of or associated with access to these pages, including but not limited to risks of damage to your computer, peripherals, software and data from any virus, software, file or other cause associated with access to this application. The Appraisal District shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of any cause relating to use of this application, including but not limited to mistakes, omissions, deletions, errors, or defects in any information contained in these pages, or any failure to receive or delay in receiving information.



Office Hours

Chief Appraiser

Physical Address

Mailing Address