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Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Protective Measures Are In Place

Your safety and well-being are of the utmost importance to us. Therefore, we are taking protective measures for the safety of our employees and office visitors. We are open in a limited capacity. Face coverings are not required, but STRONGLY encouraged. Temperature-screenings and health-screening questions will be administered to visitors prior to entry. Office lobby is being regularly sanitized.

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Our Mission

Courtesy & Efficiency

Cameron Appraisal District is responsible for appraising property for the purpose of ad valorem property tax assessment on behalf of the local governing bodies in Cameron County

We are dedicated to serving the citizens of this community in an equal, uniform, and respectful manner ensuring that property taxation in Cameron County is fair and equal.

Our duties include establishing and maintaining accurate property values for all real estate and commercial property.

The Texas Property Tax Code is the primary source of law and guidance for the Texas property tax system.



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** Available During Normal Business Hours:  Monday thru Friday / Hrs: 8AM - 5PM

Forms & Applications

Forms and applications are available for pick-up outside our lobby.


Virtual assistance is available outside our lobby. Approach the screen and our customer service representative will assist you.

Drop-off Boxes

Drop off your completed forms and applications in the drop-box in the entryway to our office or the drop-box located outside by the office entrance.

warning Attention:

We are often mistaken for the Cameron County Tax Office
They are located across the highway from the appraisal district at:

1390 W Expressway 83 San Benito, TX 78586

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Services We Do Not Provide

Review a list of services we don't offer
Collect any taxes or have tax amounts
Contact your local tax office for actual tax amounts and payment information.
View our taxpayer information page to view a list of local taxing entities
Code tax statement for mortgage payment
Contact your mortgage company for this information.
Issue the physical address on a property
The Cameron County Emergency Communication Distict issues physical addresses on properties.
They are located at 501 Camelot Drive, Harlingen, Texas 78550 and may be reached at (866) 286-8777.
Have surveys on a property
Check your local listings for these companies.
Give out subdivision plats
Contact the Cameron County Clerk's office at (956) 544-0815 for subdivision plats.
This office is located on 835 East Levee St., Brownsville, TX 78520.
Give out copies of deeds
Contact the Cameron County Clerk's office at (956) 544-0815 for copies of deeds.
This office is located on 835 East Levee St., Brownsville, TX 78520.
Know the restrictions of a subdivision for constructing
Contact the Cameron County Engineering at (956) 247-3516 to receive information about restrictions for subdivision construction. This office is located at 1390 Expressway 77 Frontage Rd, San Benito, Texas 78586.
Give out permits for moving or building
Contact the Cameron County Engineering city code informants for this information. They are located on 1390 W. Expressway 83, San Benito, TX 78586 and may be reached at (956) 247-3518.
Do lengthy research for ownerships of property not already identified by GIS mapping on our system
Check your local listings for this information.
Make ownership changes without a document proving ownership
A recorded deed or Vol. & Page will be needed.
For Mobile Homes, a SOL (Statement of Ownership and Location) or certificate of title will be required.
Combine mobile home accounts with the land account without proper documentation
An SOL will be needed for combinations. The mobile home must be declared as real estate and NOT personal property.

Get in Touch with Us

We are located in San Benito, Texas

2021 Amistad Drive
San Benito, TX 78586
P.O. Box 1010
San Benito, TX 78586
(956) 399-9322
(956) 541-3365
(956) 428-8020

Fax: (956) 399-6969