Ad Valorem (Property Tax)

The tax rate for the City of Texas City for the current year is $0.49 per $100 assessed value. Property taxes are billed in October and assessed values represent the appraised value less applicable exemptions authorized by the City Commission.

The City of Texas City contracts with the Galveston County Tax Office to bill and collect property taxes on its behalf. If you have questions about your tax bill you may contact the Tax Office at Galveston County Tax Office. Specific information pertaining to your property tax bill may be found on this site.


The Galveston Central Appraisal District is responsible for determining the value of all properties on the tax roll. For specific questions about your property appraisal you may contact the Galveston Central Appraisal District.