Special Districts in Cameron County

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

The information contained in this report was obtained from The County Information Program's on-line database. The data contained in the database are obtained from official sources and are not the product of the CIP. The CIP, therefore, does not expressly or impliedly warrant the accuracy of the data. Questions regarding the accuracy, methodology, etc. should be directed to the original source of the information. The sources may be obtained from the CIP by contacting the County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties at (512) 478-8753.

Special District NameTotal Tax Rate, 2012Total Levy, 2012
Brownsville Navigation District$0.045200$3,219,580
Cameron County Drainage District #1$0.030600$1,439,750
Cameron County Drainage District #4$0.041320$45,071
Cameron County Drainage District #5$0.137364$2,132,640
Cameron County Emergency Services District #1$0.100000$2,830,240
Laguna Madre Water District$0.080820$2,699,740
Paseo de la Resaca Municipal Utility District #1$0.420000$281,750
Paseo de la Resaca Municipal Utility District #2$0.420000$453,203
Paseo de la Resaca Municipal Utility District #3$0.420000$398,201
San Benito Drainage District #3$0.147218$2,454,780
Southmost Union College District$0.162935$18,093,200
Valley Municipal Utility District #2$0.370000$933,323

Historic tax rates

Notes:

  1. Special District tax data provided by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  2. Tax rates are per $100.00 valuation. Please contact the Appraisal District for the most current information on special district tax rates and levies.
  3. Special District boundaries are not maintained by the Texas Association of Counties. Some districts have boundaries that are the same as the county although most are smaller. Some districts extend into more than one county.
  4. Districts are included in this list if any part of the district is within the county AND they collected property taxes during the indicated year.
  5. Contact information: TAC does not maintain contact information for special districts! Contact Information is available for many, although not all, special districts from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). If you cannot find contact information for a special district at TCEQ, try contacting the Appraisal District.
  6. Maps and boundaries: TAC does not have access to special districts boundaries! The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) provides an online mapping application called the Water Utilities Map Viewer. For maps and boundaries of other special districts, try contacting the Appraisal District.