Clerk Offices in Franklin County, Illinois

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Franklin County, Illinois, serving a population of 39,302 people in an area of 409 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 19,651 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 204 square miles.

In Illinois, Franklin County is ranked 69th of 102 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 42nd of 102 counties in Clerk Offices per square mile.

List of Franklin County Clerk Offices

Find Franklin County, Illinois clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court.

Franklin County Clerk 202 Election Street Benton, IL

West Frankfort City Clerk 110 North Jefferson Street West Frankfort, IL

About the Franklin County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Franklin County, IL are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Franklin County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Illinois state, Franklin County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Franklin County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Franklin County, Illinois vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations

Franklin County Household Demographic Statistics

Find Franklin County Households, Marital Status, and Veteran Status. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Franklin County Households
 Franklin CountyIllinois
Households16,1354,830,038
Married Couples7,205 (44.7%)2,300,306 (47.6%)
Nonfamily Households6,133 (38.0%)1,712,705 (35.5%)
Franklin County Marital Status
 Franklin CountyIllinois
Married Couples7,205 (44.7%)2,300,306 (47.6%)
Unmarried Couples974 (2.5%)284,803 (2.3%)
Never Married Men4,493 (29.0%)1,925,842 (38.0%)
Separated Men289 (1.9%)69,876 (1.4%)
Widowed Men797 (5.2%)132,194 (2.6%)
Divorced Men2,226 (14.4%)429,595 (8.5%)
Never Married Women3,541 (21.4%)1,731,449 (32.4%)
Separated Women391 (2.4%)96,069 (1.8%)
Widowed Women2,340 (14.2%)476,995 (8.9%)
Divorced Women2,505 (15.2%)581,133 (10.9%)
Franklin County Veteran Status
 Franklin CountyIllinois
Veterans3,106 (10.2%)595,185 (6.0%)