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

Drew County, Arkansas Overview

Located in the state of Arkansas, Drew County has a population of about 18,509, according to the US Census Bureau, making it the thirty-ninth most populous of Arkansas’s seventy-five counties. The county seat and largest city is Monticello. Drew County was formed on November 26, 1846, and named for Thomas Drew, the 3rd governor of Arkansas. Located on the edge of the Arkansas Timberlands and the Arkansas Delta, its fertile soils produced prosperity for early settlers in the antebellum era. Cotton was the major commodity crop, but corn, apples, peaches and tomatoes were also grown. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, timber harvesting became an important industry. As a variety of industries began to move to the county, several colleges were founded in the county in the early part of the 20th century, one developing as University of Arkansas at Monticello. Today the county has a diverse economy and is an economic center in southeast Arkansas. The total square miles of the county are 836, 828 of that is land, and the remaining 7.3 square miles is water. The county is bordered on all sides by other Arkansas counties, including Lincoln to the north, Desha to the northeast Chicot to the southeast, Ashley to the south, Bradley to the west, and Cleveland to the northwest. A total of eight zip codes cover the county; however, 71655 is the largest.

Drew County Clerk Information

The Drew County Courthouse address is:
Drew County Courthouse
210 South Main St
Monticello, AR 71655
(870) 460-6200

The County Clerk is Lyna Gulledge and her duties include the following. Ms. Gulledge can be reached by phone: 870-460-6260
210 South Main
Monticello, Arkansas 71655

  • 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

Sandy Erlanson is the Circuit Clerk, 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. 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. Ms. Erlanson can be reached by phone: 870-460-6250
210 S. Main Street
Monticello 71655

Drew County Records

Beth Davis is the County Assessor and she can be found in her office at:
210 S. Main St.
Monticello, AR 71655
(870) 460-6240

The Drew County Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Drew County, Arkansas. You can contact the Drew County Assessor for:

  • Information on your property’s tax assessment
  • Checking the Drew County property tax due date
  • Appealing your property tax appraisal
  • Your property tax bill
  • Reporting upgrades or improvements
  • Paying your property tax

Titles and property deeds can be researched at this location and this site:
Drew County Circuit Clerk
210 S. Main Street, #7
Monticello, AR 71655

Recording fees are documented

You may pay personal property and real estate taxes here

Drew County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Drew 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:Drew County Marriage License
Location:210 South Main Street, Monticello, Arkansas, 71655

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