Southern District of Texas
Area of Service
U.S. Marshals Service offices are based
on the organizational structure of the Federal District Court system.
Texas is divided into four judicial districts that are referred to as
the Eastern, Northern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas.
Southern District of Texas:
The Southern District comprises the
counties of Aransas, Austin, Bee, Brazoria, Brazos, Brooks, Calhoun, Cameron,
Chambers, Colorado, De Witt, Duval, Fayette, Fort Bend, Galveston,
Goliad, Grimes, Harris, Hidalgo, Jackson, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy,
Kleberg, La Salle, Lavaca, Live Oak, Madison, Matagorda, McMullen,
Montgomery, Nueces, Refugio, San Jacinto, San Patricio, Starr, Victoria, Walker, Waller, Webb, Wharton, Willacy
Court for the Southern District is held in
Houston, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Laredo, McAllen and
For Marshals Service office contacts in other counties:
District of Texas:
The Eastern District comprises the counties of Anderson, Angelina, Bowie,
Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Collin, Cook, Delta, Denton, Fannin, Franklin,
Grayson, Gregg, Hardin, Harrison, Henderson, Hopkins, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson,
Lamar, Liberty, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Panola, Polk,
Rains, Red River, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Trinity,
Tyler, Upshur, Van Zandt, and Wood.
Court for the Eastern District is held in Tyler, Beaumont, Lufkin,
Marshall, Paris, Sherman and Texarkana.
Northern District of Texas:
The Northern District comprises the counties of Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Brisco, Brown, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Clay, Cochran, Coke, Coleman,
Collingsworth, Comanche, Concho, Cottle, Crockett, Crosby, Dallam, Dallas, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Eastland, Ellis,
Erath, Fisher, Floyd, Foard, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Gray, Hale, Hall,
Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Hood, Howard, Hunt, Hutchinson,
Irion, Jack, Johnson, Jones, Kaufman, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn,
Menard, Mills, Mitchell, Montague, Moore, Motley, Navarro, Nolan,
Ochiltree, Oldham, Palo Pinto, Parker, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Reagan, Roberts,
Rockwall, Runnels, Schleicher, Scurry, Shackleford, Sherman, Stephens, Sterling,
Stonewall, Sutton, Swisher, Tarrant, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Tom
Green, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise, Yoakum and Young.
Court for the Northern District is held in Dallas, Abilene, Amarillo, Fort Worth, Lubbock, San Angelo
Western District of Texas:
The Western District comprises the counties of Andrews, Atascosa, Bandera, Bastrop, Bell,
Bexar, Blanco, Bosque, Brewster, Burleson, Burnet, Caldwell, Comal,
Coryell, Crane, Culberson, Dimmit, Ector, Edwards, El Paso, Falls, Freestone,
Frio, Gillespie, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hamilton, Hays, Hill, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble,
Kinney, Lampasas, Lee, Leon, Limestone, Llano, Loving, Martin, Mason, Maverick, McCulloch, McLennan, Medina, Midland, Milam, Pecos, Presidio, Real, Reeves, Robertson, San
Saba, Somervell, Terrell, Travis, Upton, Uvalde, Val Verde, Ward, Washington,
Williamson, Wilson, Winkler and Zavalla.
Court for the Western District is held in San Antonio, Austin, Del Rio, El Paso,
Midland-Odessa, Pecos and Waco.
organizational structure of the district can be found in the United
States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 124.