Report Damage Due to Hurricane Harvey to the Appraisal District

Calhoun County:  Calhoun County property owners are encouraged to report damage incurred due to Hurricane Harvey to the Calhoun County Appraisal District.  This can be done electronically by email or in person at the appraisal district office located at 426 W. Main in Port Lavaca.  Appraisers are currently working throughout the county in the annual reappraisal.  Property is appraised according to market value as of January 1, of each year.  If your property was adversely affected because of the hurricane or any other reason and is not going to be repaired or replaced prior to January 1 of 2018 we need to know.  This could mean a reduction in your property value for tax purposes for the 2018 tax year.

Photos and information can be submitted via email at:

Appraisal district staff will be monitoring this email’s inbox.  After you have submitted the email you will receive a confirmation email that it has been received by the appraisal district.  Please be sure to identify your property by account number/property id, name, address and telephone number.  Should you have any questions please contact our office for assistance at 361-552-8808.  We appreciate your patience and cooperation. For detailed instructions on creating this email submission, please visit the Links section, link named "Hurricane Harvey Email Instructions". 


Welcome to Calhoun County Appraisal District

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
  • LaSalle Water Control and Improvement District #1A
  • 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 County staff from a variety of sources, and is subject to change without notice. The County Appraisal District makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, accuracy or adequacy of such information and data. The County 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 County 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.