Tax Information

Property Tax

Tax Rate Component Rate per $100             
Maintenance & Operations $0.194412
Debt Service $0.147952
Total Tax Rate $0.342364
Exemption Type Amount
Homestead 20% of valuation or $5,000 (greater of the two)
Over-65 $75,000
Disabled Person $75,000

The tax rate for tax year 2023 (FY2024) is 34.2364 cents per $100 assessed value.

Property taxes are billed in October of each year, but they do not become delinquent until Feb. 1 of the next year.

  • Taxable average homestead value on the 2023 property tax rolls is $232,363 (homestead exemption at 20% for tax year 2023 (fiscal year 2024)
  • Estimated City portion of tax bill for average homestead home: $636.42 (or $53.04/month!)

Please remember that there are other entities included in your total tax bill, the City represents just one entity.

Property Tax Collections

The City has contracted with Fort Bend County Tax Office to collect property taxes on its behalf. If you have questions about your property taxes, please contact:                                                     

1317 Eugene Heimann Circle
Richmond, TX 7469 
Telephone: (281) 341-3710

Property Values

The Fort Bend Central Appraisal District is responsible for determining the value of all properties on the tax roll. For specific questions regarding your appraisal, please contact:

2801 B. F. Terry Blvd
Rosenberg, TX 77471
Telephone: (281) 344-8623

Sales Tax

Entity %                       
State of Texas 6.25 %
City of Rosenberg 1.00 %
Property Tax Rate Reduction 0.50 %
Economic Development Corporation 0.50 %
 Total 8.25 %