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About the City of Jacksonville

Located in the rolling hills of Cherokee County in East Texas, Jacksonville has always greeted its visitors with warmth and hospitality. We take pride in our scenic overlooks, strong industrial growth, recreational parks and state of the art baseball and soccer complexes.  We invite you to take a tour through our city and countryside by browsing through our web pages, bringing you closer to the "Star of East Texas".

Jacksonville News

NOTICE OF TAX YEAR PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF JACKSONVILLE
2015 TAX RATE

2015 TAX RATE

Click the following links to see Tax Proposal Documents:

Motion and Ordinance Template COJ 2015

COJ Effective Tax Rate

 

 

 

 

Lake Jacksonville

The City of Jacksonville maintains the Lake Jacksonville Recreational area which is located about three miles from downtown Jacksonville and offers 1,325 acres of water. The lake is surrounded by homes and lovely East Texas scenery.

The Parks department maintains ten screened shelters, seven camping sites with water and electricity, and ten R.V. pads with water and electricity. There are three boat ramps on the lake and two public swimming areas. The camping area also has restroom facilities with showers for the campers.

Click the following links to see Tax Proposal Documents:

Motion and Ordinance Template COJ 2015

COJ Effective Tax Rate

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