Clerk Offices in Iowa, Iowa

Find Iowa, Iowa clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court. Clerks provide information on public court records and legal documents, criminal, jail, and arrest records, marriage licenses, divorce, judicial, and probate records, businesses liens, notary services, real estate taxes and voter registration services.

There are 3 Clerk Offices in Iowa, Iowa, serving a population of 73,415 people in an area of 26 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 24,471 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 8 square miles.

In Iowa, Iowa is ranked 244th of 1056 cities in Clerk Offices per capita, and 232nd in Clerk Offices per square mile.


Hills City Clerk 201 North 1st Avenue Iowa, IA

Iowa City Clerk 410 East Washington Street Iowa, IA

Johnson County Clerk PO Box 2510 Iowa, IA

About the Iowa Clerk Office

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

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

Iowa Clerks keep a variety of public record including vital records and certificates including birth records, death records, marriage records, and divorce records. Clerks maintain Iowa property and land records including mortgages, deeds, titles, tax liens, court judgments, maps, floor plans, blueprints, variances, probate and estate records.

The Office of the Clerk manages Iowa public records and documents and may provide copies of public records upon request and fee remittance.

Permits & Licenses

A wide variety of Iowa permits, and licenses are available at the Clerk's Office, including: hunting and fishing licenses, vendor permits, liquor licenses, parking permits, and special events permits. The Office may also provide professional services, including business licensing, permits, name registration and notary services.

Iowa Marriage Licenses & Applications

Clerks provide marriage certificates, marriage license applications and records. The Office also provides information on the process and requirements for couples planning to get married. Iowa Clerks Offices provide certified copies of marriage certificates upon request.

Voter Registration & Elections

The Office of Iowa Clerks provide assistance to local elections, helping with voter registration, candidate filings, voter petitions, and swearing elected officials into public office.

Public Meeting Minutes

Clerks are responsible for posting public notices, government meeting records, agendas, and minutes in accordance with local Iowa ordinances, regulations and Iowa state law.