Our mission is to provide accurate property assessments to facilitate the local funding for our county, schools, cities, and other districts that derive budgets and other operating expenses from local property values.

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. Somervell County Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Somervell County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).

Somervell County Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities. The District strictly adheres to the Texas Property Tax Code to provide equality and accurate assessments for its constituents and tax base.

Somervell CAD Collects Property Taxes for the below Entities:

Somervell County

City of Glen Rose 

Somervell County Water District

Glen Rose Medical Hospital District

Glen Rose ISD


The following property taxes are collected by districts other than Somervell CAD.  All tax related questions should be directed to the district who collects for that entity.

Walnut Springs ISD – Collected by Bosque CAD

Three-Way ISD – Collected by Erath CAD

Granbury ISD – Collected by Hood CAD


Mineral properties in Somervell County are appraised by Pritchard and Abbott, Inc.