** Property tax payments made by check need to be made payable to

Gillespie Central Appraisal District and delivered to

1159 S Milam St, Fredericksburg, Texas 78624 **


Gillespie CAD will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and

Friday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving.


Welcome to Gillespie Central 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.

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

Our Mission

The Gillespie Central Appraisal District is a political subdivision of the State of Texas. The district is responsible for appraising property located in Gillespie County for ad valorem (property tax) purposes for each taxing unit.

Gillespie Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities:

Gillespie County

City of Fredericksburg

Doss Consolidated Common School District

Fredericksburg Independent School District

Harper Independent School District

Gillespie Water Control & Improvement District

Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District

Stonewall Water Control & Improvement District



Gillespie CAD is currently looking to fill a position for field appraiser.

Click here to go to Employment Opportunities page.