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Terri Meadows
County Clerk


In order to protect our staff so that we may continue to serve you, the Houston County Clerk Office is taking precautionary measures to modify services and availability to the public.  Thank you for your understanding. Please call our office at 936-544-3255 X239, 241, 242 for more information.  Terri Meadows, County Clerk



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936-544-3255, ext. 239
Houston County Courthouse
401 East Houston Avenue, First Floor
Crockett, Texas 75835

Hours: 8:15 am until 4:15 pm

Gwen Womack
Chief Deputy Clerk /Criminal Records
Extension 239

Debbie Williamson
Senior Deputy Clerk/Probate/ Guardianship
Extension 241

  Belinda Hinson
Deputy Clerk/Land and Deed Records Clerk
Extension 242

Mailing Address:
401 East Houston Avenue, First Floor
Crockett, Texas 75835

Order on Citation Postings

Application for Birth/ Death Certificate by Mail


Helpful Tools:

Criminal & Civil Records

Self-Help Notice

October 2020 Foreclosures

.59 acres AE Gossett

25 acres in C Lotts and L Jordan Survey

Non-Disclosure FormJanuary Appointments & Fees Approved

Search and Pay Records Online

These records are complete through 5/13/2020.  We are in the process of setting up the online search with another company and once we get this up and going we will post the link here.  If you need assistance with records please contact us at 936-544-3255 X239, 241,242 for more information.

Official Records Cost

Documents-Recording in Official Public Records, First Page                                                                   


         Each additional page or part of a page  $4.00
         Each attachment of rider  $4.00
         Any re-file - Regular filing fee plus   $4.00
         Any instrument to be recorded in 2 records
 Double Filing Fee
Abstract of Judgement  $26.00  Regardless of number of pages
Assumed Name Certificate  $24.00  Regardless of number of pages
Withdrawal of Assumed Name Certificate  $24.00  Regardless of number of pages
Federal Tax Liens  $31.00
Release of Federal Tax Lien
State Tax Liens  $16.00
Release of State Tax Liens  $16.00
Hospital Liens  $26.00
Notice of Substitute Trustee's Sale  $14.00