Lookup Public Records in Crittenden CountyArkansas. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Crittenden County, Arkansas Overview

Located in the state of Arkansas, Crittenden County has a population of about 50,902, according to the US Census Bureau. The county seat is Marion; however, the largest city is West Memphis. Crittenden County is Arkansas’s twelfth county, formed October 22, 1825, and named for Robert Crittenden, the first Secretary of the Arkansas Territory. Crittenden County is part of the Memphis, TN–MS–AR Metropolitan Statistical Area. Most of the county’s media comes from Memphis, although some Little Rock TV (Arkansas Educational Television Network, KATV) is imported by Comcast Cable. It lies within Arkansas’s 1st congressional district. The total square miles of the county are 636, 610 of that is land, and the remaining 27 square miles is water. The nationally protected, Wapanocca National Wildlife Refuge is inside the county lines and the county is bordered by two Tennessee counties, Tipton and Shelby to the east, and two Mississippi counties, to the south (Tunica) and southwest (DeSoto). The remaining neighboring Arkansas counties include: Mississippi to the northeast, Lee to the southwest, St. Francis, and Cross to the west and Poinsett to the northwest. Eleven zip codes are used in the county, and the largest zip is 72301.

Crittenden County Clerk Information

The Crittenden County Courthouse address is:
100 Court Square
Marion, AR 72364
(870) 739-3200

The County Clerk is Paula Brown and her duties include the following. Ms. Brown can be reached at 870-739-4434.

  • Secretary to the Quorum Court
  • Secretary to the Equalization Board
  • Filing and recording County Court orders
  • Payroll
  • Accounts payable
  • Voter registration
  • Election records
  • Marriage licenses
  • Recording DBA Certifications (Doing business under an assumed name)
  • Provide birth and death certificate forms

The Circuit Clerk is Terry Hawkins, and her primary duties of the Circuit Court Clerk office revolve around filing, docketing, attending court, issuing of notices, records management, and reporting to the Administrative Office of the Courts. It is the responsibility of the Circuit Clerk to prepare a list of prospective jurors, docket cases of the respective courts, issue summonses, subpoenas, writs and warrants related to each case, attend court and swear witnesses. The Clerk maintains the records of the civil, criminal and Juvenile divisions of the Courts and prepares transcripts of proceedings under appeal. In addition, duties of the office in the capacity of Recorder include recording all deeds, mortgages, and conveyances of lands and buildings lying within the County, as well as maps and plats of newly laid out villages and all records from other counties concerning land sales or conveyance which affect title in the County. Other duties assigned the Recorder include the recording of powers of attorney, liens on real property, soldier’s discharges, leases, financing statements, performance bonds and public official bonds. The records of the Circuit Courts are the evidence of their official acts and, therefore, it is necessary that they be accurately recorded and well maintained. You may reach Ms. Hawkins by phone at: (870) 739-3248.

Crittenden County Records

Kim Hollowell is the County Assessor and she can be reached via phone or email: 870-739-3606 or kim@crittco.com

Property records, assessments, taxes, marriage licenses, and court records can be found at this site

County and circuit courts file dockets and official court records with this office. Service Contact Information: Circuit Clerk 870-739-3248

Crittenden County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Crittenden County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage – Title 9, Ch. 11 and Premarital agreements – Title 9, Ch. 11, Subchapter 4
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Crittenden County Marriage License
Location:100 Court Street, Marion, Arkansas, 72364

Crittenden County Clerks Office
County Government Office

Address: 100 Court St, Marion, AR 72364, United States

Phone: 870-739-4434

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