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

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


Hansford CAD Appraises Property for Ad Valorem Taxation of These Taxing Entities:
Hansford County Gruver ISD
Pringle-Morse CISD Spearman ISD
City of Gruver City of Spearman
Palo Duro River WD (Hutchinson, Moore Cad) Hansford Co Hospital District
North Plains Underground Water Conservation District (Dallam, Hartley, Hutchinson, Lipscomb,
Moore, Ochiltree, Sherman Cad)