Welcome to Caldwell County Appraisal District

Public Information


Caldwell County Deed Records search (Land Deeds Records)

Annual State Value Study Reports

Employement Opportunities

Bid Opportunities

Emergency Department Links


Online E-File Property Appeals

Property Tax Law Changes and Tax Code

Public Notices and Information

Sheriff’s Tax Sale

Tax Rates and Historical Net taxable Totals by Entity

Bluebonnet Electric Cost Estimator for a new service



Online Tax Payments

Open property using Property Search,

Open property details.

Click on Pay Taxes button on top left.


Low Income Housing CAP Rate Information

Low Income Housing


Commonly Requested Information

Business Personal Property Depreciation Schedule     updated 02/02/2021

Building Classification Codes and Building Types

Property State Codes List (PTD Code)


Appraisal Notice of Value Example with explanations

Understanding the Property Tax Process

2017 - 2018 Reappraisal Plan

2019 - 2020 Reappraisal Plan

2021 - 2022 Reappraisal Plan


Appraisal District Annual Budget Overview

2020 Adopted Budget overview

2019 Appraisal Budget Overview

2018 Appraisal Budget Overview

2017 Appraisal Budget Overview

2016 Appraisal Budget Overview


Local Government Quick Reference for Cities, Schools, & County Phones Numbers & Meeting Dates 


2020 Taxpayer Newsletter

2019 Taxpayer Newsletter

2018 Taxpayer Newsletter

2017 Taxpayer Newsletter

2016 Taxpayer Newsletter

2015 Taxpayer Newsletter


Caldwell County Census Bureau Information - Population, Jobs, Income, etc...

Texas Land Measurements Guide


State Required Reports

CAD Utility Usage Report  updated 09/10/2021

Tax Rate Public Listing Details  updated 10/15/2020

Important Notice Information and News

2021 Tax Bills are ready and mailed October 19, 2021

2021 Tax Rates data sheet has been updated now.

Remember to turn in your Homesteads.

The 2021 Appraisal Values have been certified as of July 18, 2021.

AG Applications can no longer be accepted for the 2021 tax year.

You may apply for the 2022 Tax Year for AG applications.

Processing of Deeds for Ownership changes are currently as of recorded date DECEMBER 5, 2021.

All property splits & subdivision created after May 12, 2021 will be split for 2022 tax year.

Informative Videos

How to Present Your Case at
Appraisal Review Board Hearing
  Small Businesses:
How to Present Your Case at
Appraisal Review Board Hearing

Informative Documents

  Tax Payer Remedies
  How to Pay Taxes Online

Useful Links

  Texas Comptroller website
  Lockhart Chamber of Commerce

Luling Chamber of Commerce

  Linebarger Grogan Blair Simpson, LLP Delinquent Tax Attorneys
  Perdue Brandon Fielder Collins Mott, LLP Delinquent Tax Attorneys
  Capitol Appraisal Group LLC - Minerals & Utility Appraisals