Welcome to Caldwell County Appraisal District

Public Information


Caldwell County Deed Records search (Land Deeds Records)

Annual State Value Study Reports

Employment 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

Have You Inherited Your Home?

Learn How to Lower Your Property Taxes by Qualifying for the
Full Benefits of the Homestead Exemption in Texas.

Click the link below for more information.

Heir Property Homestead Exemption Information



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 03/01/2023

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

2023 - 2024 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 


2022 Taxpayer Newsletter

2021 Taxpayer Newsletter

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 02/02/2023

Tax Rate Public Listing Details  updated 10/20/2022

UnitedHealthcare, Allsavers and HealthSCOPE Benefits transparency in coverage Machine-Readable Files on behalf of Caldwell County Appraisal District. Click Here

Important Notice Information and News

2022 Appraisal Notices have been mailed April 29, 2022 for most properties.
Protest Deadline is May 31, 2022.

Remember to turn in your Homestead applications.

The 2022 Appraisal Values were certified as of July 18, 2022.

You may apply for the 2023 Tax Year for AG applications.
 Please see new requirements.

Processing of Deeds for Ownership changes are currently as of recorded date JANUARY 31, 2023.

All property splits & subdivision created after April 1, 2023 will be split for 2024 tax year.
These splits and new accounts will not create a 2023 tax bill.


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