Clerk Offices in Hancock County, Illinois

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Hancock County, Illinois, serving a population of 18,264 people in an area of 794 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 9,132 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 396 square miles.

In Illinois, Hancock County is ranked 36th of 102 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 80th of 102 counties in Clerk Offices per square mile.

List of Hancock County Clerk Offices

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

County Clerk & Recorder 500 Main Street Carthage, IL

Hamilton City Clerk 1010 Broadway Street Hamilton, IL

About the Hancock County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Hancock 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 Hancock County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Illinois state, Hancock County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Hancock County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Hancock 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

Hancock County Household Demographic Statistics

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

Hancock County Households
 Hancock CountyIllinois
Households7,4204,830,038
Married Couples4,100 (55.3%)2,300,306 (47.6%)
Nonfamily Households2,356 (31.8%)1,712,705 (35.5%)
Hancock County Marital Status
 Hancock CountyIllinois
Married Couples4,100 (55.3%)2,300,306 (47.6%)
Unmarried Couples287 (1.6%)284,803 (2.3%)
Never Married Men1,776 (24.1%)1,925,842 (38.0%)
Separated Men124 (1.7%)69,876 (1.4%)
Widowed Men357 (4.9%)132,194 (2.6%)
Divorced Men840 (11.4%)429,595 (8.5%)
Never Married Women1,399 (18.3%)1,731,449 (32.4%)
Separated Women127 (1.7%)96,069 (1.8%)
Widowed Women893 (11.7%)476,995 (8.9%)
Divorced Women987 (12.9%)581,133 (10.9%)
Hancock County Veteran Status
 Hancock CountyIllinois
Veterans1,373 (9.6%)595,185 (6.0%)