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

Washington County, Colorado Overview

Washington County is located in the U.S. state of Colorado. The county was formed in 1887 and named after George Washington, the first President of the United States. The county seat is Akron. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 4,803 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,524 square miles, of which 2,518 square miles is land and 5.9 square miles is water. Washington County borders the following counties: Logan County to the northeast; Yuma County to the east; Kit Carson County to the southeast; Lincoln County to the southwest; Adams County to the west; Arapahoe County to the west; and Morgan County to the west. Washington County has 12 zip codes. The zip codes are 80720, 80801, 80723, 80812, 80815, 80818, 80733, 80740, 80741, 80743, 80757, and 80759. The most populated zip code is 80720.

Washington County Clerk and Recorder Office Information

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is responsible for voter registration, conducting all elections, and administering all election procedures. The Clerk serves as an agent for the State Department of Revenue to handle motor vehicle and driver’s license transactions, motor vehicle registrations, and titling. The Clerk and Recorder’s office issues marriage and civil union licenses, and grants liquor licenses. The Clerk also acts as clerk of the Board of County Commissioners.

The recording department’s responsibility is to process and preserve documents presented for recording for public record purposes. The recording department has records that date back to 1887. All records are assessable to the public and certified copies of any document of record are available for a fee. Records include real estate, military discharges, marriage licenses, civil union certificates, Articles of Incorporation, maps, plats, UCCs, etc.

The Clerk records real estate and other legal documents for public records purposes. The recording fee is $13.00 for the first page and $5.00 for each additional page pertaining to the document.

You can get more details about the recording department of Washington County in the following link

The complete recording fee schedule can be viewed in the following link

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The physical addresses of Washington County Clerk and Recorder’s Office is:

150 Ash Avenue
PO Box L
Akron, CO 80720-1510
Phone: 970-345-6565
Fax: 970-345-6607 Fax
E-mail: gwahl@co.washington.co.us
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Garland Wahl is the Washington County Clerk and Recorder. She may be contacted at 970-345-6565 or emailed at gwahl@co.washington.co.us

Washington County Assessor Office Information

The Assessor’s Office duty is to assign values to the county’s all real estate and personal property, both taxable and tax-exempt, for the purpose of collecting property tax as determined by various taxing authorities.

Larry Griese is the Washington County Assessor. He may be contacted at 970-345-6662 or emailed at assessor@co.Washington.co.us

The physical address of the Washington County Assessor’s Office is:

150 Ash Avenue
Akron, CO 80720
Phone: 970-345-6662
Fax: 970-345-2329
Email: lgriese@co.washington.co.us
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Washington County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Washington 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 and rights of married women; Colorado Marital Agreement Act – Title 14, Article 2, Part 3 and Marriage and rights of married women; Uniform Marriage Act – Title 14, Article 2, Part 1
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Washington County Marriage License
Location:150 Ash, Akron, Colorado, 80720

Washington County Clerk and Recorder

Address: 150 Ash Ave, Akron, CO 80720, USA
Phone: (970) 345-6565

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