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Texas County Missouri Sheriff Overview

Texas County is located in the southern part of Missouri. The county was formed  in 1843 with a county seat of Houston. While it was first called Ashley County, it changed its name to Texas in 1845, after the Republic of Texas. The zip codes in the county include 64504, 64503 ,64506, 64505 , 64508 , 64507. , 64440 and 64439.

Sheriff James Sigman is in charge of Texas County Sheriff’s Office. To get in touch with Sheriff Sigman, visit the Sheriff’s Office located at 519 N Grand Ave. Suite 101 in Houston or call him on 417-967-4165. The second person in command, Sgt. Travis Davis can be reached on the same phone number. The Sheriff and his law enforcement team investigate reported crimes, serve civil processes and transport prisoners to state correctional facilities.

Texas County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 519 N Grand Ave. Suite 101 Houston, MO 65483                             

Phone: 417-967-4165


Inmate Search in Texas County Jail

Calling the Sheriff’s Office on  417-967-4165 is the best way forward to find out information about inmates incarcerated in the new Justice Center which has a capacity to house 72 inmates. To find a person you are interested who is housed in the Texas County Jail by doing an online search, visit the Missouri Department of Corrections

This registry is maintained for all active offenders in Missouri detention facilities.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Texas County Sheriff’s Office and the Justice Center are in charge of providing security and maintaining the order for Texas County Inmates. Inmates are informed that visitation is a privilege, and that they must follow the rules of visitation to keep it all the way.  To check the weekly visitation schedule or to schedule a visit to a close person, call the jail administration on 417-967-4165. You can talk to either the Jail Supervisor Luritta Baker or the Jail Administrator Pam Tripp.

Address inmate’s mail as follows:

Inmate’s Name (full name)

Texas County Jail

519 N Grand Ave. Suite 101

Houston, MO 65483 

Working at Texas County Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

A Police Officer working in one of the Missouri counties can get into employment with an entry salary ranging between $33,000 to $39,158. For a current open position in the City of Lake Tapawingo, the entry hourly rate is $17.

Interested applicants must have a POST certification or agree to take one upon hire.

Minimum job requirements are:

  • 21 years of age
  • High School Diploma
  • POST certification in Missouri

    If you are interested to learn more about this position or to send an application get in touch with Ken Bergman at or by phone on 816-224-6645. Send applications to:

    Lake Tapawingo

    144 Anchor Dr.

    Lake Tapawingo, Missouri 64015

    Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

    Individuals identified as sex offenders must register in the sex offender registries upon conviction or charge and repeat the action whenever they change their address. Members of the public make use of these registries to check the safety of the area where they live. A sex offense is a crime which typically include coercive sex-related actions committed against the will of another person. Along with sex offenders, kidnappers have to register, too. If you wish to access the last reported address of local sex offenders, you can look into the Missouri State sex offender registry, which is available for location or map lookups.

    Bail and Bondsman

    When you are arrested in Texas County, you will be put in custody in the Texas County Justice Center. If the circumstances of the offense permit, the judge will set a bail amount which you must post at court to be able to get out of jail. When you don’t have the bail amount because it is beyond your means, you can contact a bonding agency and ask for a bail loan. The authorized bondsman will lend you the money and post it on your behalf at the court. Bonding agencies charge a 10%-20% service fee and often ask for a collateral or a property placement.

  • Texas County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined30
    Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
    Name of new facilitynot applicable
    Full time payroll1
    Full time total employees1
    Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
    Other operating expendituresnot applicable
    Total construction costsnot applicable
    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original constructionnot applicable
    Year of major renovationnot applicable
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 115 EAST MAIN HOUSTON MO 65483

    Texas County Unemployment and Median Household Income
    Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20169,413
    Number Employed Annual Average, 20168,828
    Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016585
    Unemployment Rate, 20166.2
    Median Household Income Annual Average, 201534,935
    Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
    Texas County Poverty Data
    Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20145,524
    Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201523.3
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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