Thursday, November 10, 2016
Utility Bills Due - 8:00a - 4:30p
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Utility Bills Due - 8:00a - 4:30p
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Utility Bills Due - 8:00a - 4:30p

Welcome to Emory, Texas

Emory is the County seat of Rains County, the fourth smallest County in Texas! According to the 2010 Census, our City population is 1,239.
The City of Emory is pleased to announce you can now make debit / credit card payments ONLINE for your utility bills and municipal court fines.


October 18, 2016 City Council Meeting
2015 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

Natural Gas Safety and YOU

City Office Closings

The City of Emory will be CLOSED Friday, November 11, 2016
In observance of Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24th - Friday, November 25th
In observance of Thanksgiving

Adopted Budget FY 2017

Click Here to view Adopted Budget FY 2017

Adopted 2016  Property Tax Rate

Emory Police Department - Volunteer Storm Shelter Information

The Emory Police Department is collecting information from property owners who have a storm shelter.
To assist first responders in locating citizens trapped in shelters during severe weather and other emergencies.

Please download and print form and return to Emory City Hall.

Utility Rate Schedule
Effective September 1, 2015

Utility bills due on 10th of month.
To avoid termination pay by the 20th.
The City DOES NOT grant Extensions.

Emory Business Park - click here to view map

Community Activities

Community activities include Eagle Fest, an annual event each January featuring guided bus and barge tours to Lake fork to spot eagles, programs with distinguished speakers, and live bird demonstrations.
Rains County Founders Day Festival is held on the first Saturday in May as a community celebration of the heritage of Rains County. For details visit:
Mid-September is the Rains County Fair, a week-long old fashioned county fair including Classics Round the Square a Classic Car Show around the square on the last Saturday of the county fair. 
"Trunk or Treat" is held October 31st, located at Sandy Creek Park (corner of North St. & Alexander) . Businesses, Organizations & Individuals are invited to gather around the park path to pass out candy & treats. 
The first Saturday in December will be our annual Christmas on Square featuring vendors for early holiday shopping and always a visit from Santa! Be sure to drive through our City Park for a "blast from our past" as it is adorned with painted Christmas figurines!

For more information on events, call the City of Emory at 903-473-2465.
Contact Information
City Hall
Phone: 903-473-2465
Fax:     903-473-2110

Municipal Court
Phone: 903-474-9003