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Welcome to Delta 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.
Our Mission: “Improving and maintaining the accuracy and uniformity of appraisals of all property in Delta County. Delta CAD strives for excellence in the provision of quality appraisals with sensitivity to the cost of operations and also the interaction with property owners.”
The Texas Property Tax Code requires all property to be appraised at one hundred percent (100%) market value. Also, in the Code, the Chief Appraiser is required to use the income method to appraise property qualified as low-income housing under Section 11.1825. Specifically, the appraiser must consider the restrictions on who may rent the property and the amount of rent to be charged. As of January 31, of each year, the District must give public notice of the cap rate to be used on all qualified low-income housing properties. The 2021 Capitalization rate for Delta County Appraisal District is between 8.5% and 9.5%.