About Southside Bank

Texas Banking Since 1960


Who We Are

At Southside Bank, it’s not about the money. It’s about the people. Since we first opened our doors in 1960, we’ve remained committed to helping the individuals, businesses and nonprofits of our shared Texas communities to thrive and prosper. We strive to provide real banking support, a place where you feel known and cared for and can trust that your financial needs will be met. Our team members share this passion for genuine customer service and will be there to help you reach your goals for now and the future. We’d love to be part of your success story.


Our History



Our Communities

We were founded in Texas in 1960 and still proudly serve here today. Southside Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for Southside Bank, is headquartered in Tyler, Texas, and has approximately $7.45 billion in assets. We operate 55 branches in East, North, Central and Southeast Texas. We also have a network of 74 local ATMs/ITMs, and are affiliated with more than 55,000 ATMs across the nation. Southside Bancshares, Inc., is publicly traded on the Nasdaq under the symbol SBSI.


Our Values

Do the right thing, even when no one is watching. We strive to be honest and authentic in everything we do. This includes building trusting relationships and always doing what’s best for our company and customers.

Always win together. We want to help and support those around us, and celebrate one another’s accomplishments. Interested in joining a team that unites together for positive results? Click here for careers info.

Embrace and encourage change. We consider new approaches to solving problems and create value through new technologies and resources. Finding forward-thinking solutions to serve our customers is key.

Our customers deserve our best work. That’s why we want to deliver a memorable customer experience with passion, consistency and focus. We also work to produce products and services that exceed expectations.

It’s important to own it. We take responsibility for our actions, and bravely accept and provide heartfelt feedback to one another. We keep our word and follow through on commitments.



Southside Serves

For us, being a community bank is more about people than location. It’s about really being there to support the individuals and organizations that make our communities special. Through our Southside Serves program, our team members are provided paid time to volunteer in the communities where they live and work. We are also committed to giving back through monetary donations to the incredible nonprofits making a positive impact in our communities. You can learn more about our community development initiatives here.

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News and Stories

Southside Bank Named Top 10 Banking Powerhouse
Southside was named one of the Top 10 Banking Powerhouses in America by Bank Director. The 2021 study also ranked Southside as one of the top three banks for creating long-term value.

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New Commercial Loan Office Opens in Houston
Southside Bank recently announced the opening of a new location at 1800 Post Oak Blvd., Ste. 300 in Houston. The office will primarily serve the commercial loan market.

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Southside Bank Opens Branch at Domain in Austin
Southside Bank opened a branch August 31 at The Domain, a premier destination to live, work and socialize in Austin. The new space is located at 11815 Alterra Pkwy., Ste. 100.

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