Welcome to Franklin County Appraisal District!

The Franklin County Appraisal District appraises property for ad valorem taxation of these taxing authorities

  • Franklin County
  • Mount Vernon ISD
  • City of Mount Vernon
  • City of Winnsboro
  • Rivercrest ISD
  • Saltillo ISD
  • Sulphur Bluff ISD
  • Winnsboro ISD
  • Franklin County Water District

 

Tax Rate Information

 

The duties of the appraisal district include:

  • The determination of market value of taxable property
  • The administration of exemptions and special valuations authorized by the local entities and the State of Texas

 

Tax rates and ultimately the amount of taxes levied on property are determined by governing bodies of each of the taxing authorities.

Mineral, utility, and industrial accounts are appraised for the district by Pritchard & Abbott, Inc. in Fort Worth, Texas.

Real estate and personal property accounts are appraised locally by the district.

Contact Information
Phone (903) 537-2286Fax (903) 537-2812franklindesk@suddenlinkmail.com
PO Box 720
Mount Vernon, TX 75457-0720
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m.
Chief Appraiser
Russell McCurdy
2023 Cap Rate Notice:
The Appraisal District is giving public notice of the capitalization rate to be used each year to appraise property receiving an exemption under Section 11.1825 of the property tax code for organizations constructing or rehabilitating low-income housing: property not previously exempt. 2023 Low-income housing apartment capitalization rate: 7.25%-9.25%