Lookup Public Records in Gulf County, Florida. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Gulf County, Florida Overview
Gulf County is a county located in the state of Florida. The county was formed in June 6, 1925. Named after Gulf of Mexico, the county seat is Port St. Joe and it has a population of 15829 as of 2013. The county has a total area of 756 square miles, with its land area encompassing 564 square miles, and its water area 192 square miles. The county consists of 2 ZIP codes. Moreover, Gulf County borders the following counties: Calhoun County, FL to the north; Franklin County, FL to the east; Bay County, FL to the west, and; Liberty County, FL to the northeast.
Gulf County Clerk Information
The Gulf County Property Appraiser is responsible for identifying, locating, and fairly valuing all property, both real and personal, within the county for tax purposes. The property appraiser also
- tracks ownership changes;
- maintains maps of parcel boundaries;
- keeps descriptions of buildings and property characteristics up to date;
- accepts and approves applications from individuals eligible for exemptions and other forms of property tax relief;
- and most importantly, analyzes trends in sales prices, construction costs, and rents to best estimate the value of all assessable property.
The Property Appraiser allows web access to property records. These records can be searched in several options: search by owner name, search by parcel number, search by location address, and search by legal information. Parcel information is readily available in the search.
Below is the physical address of the Property Appraiser:
1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Blvd., Room 110
Port St. Joe, Florida 32456
Office: (850) 229-6115
Court Clerk Information
The Clerk of Courts has been established by the Florida Constitution to serve the public in three primary areas including Clerk of the Circuit and County Courts, Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners, and County Recorder. Within these areas, the Clerk of Court, as an elected public trustee, sets in place at the county level, a system of “checks and balances” which has been proven to service the public well.
Official records include court judgments, deeds, liens, marriage licenses, mortgages, plats and tax deeds. They can be ordered online. Court records include documents, information and exhibits that the court maintains in connection with a case. They can be searched through an available online database. Four access options, the Public one allowing anonymous searching, while the other three requiring a username and password. Public records can be searched in their website, where you can put in several search parameters, like name and date range, and records from different courts can be searched.
Below is the physical address of the Clerk of Courts:
Gulf County Courthouse
1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Blvd., Room 148
Port St. Joe, FL 32456
|Gulf County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Gulf 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; Domestic Violence – Title XLIII, Chapter 741|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Gulf County Marriage License|
|Location:||1000 5Th Street, Room 148, Port Saint Joe, Florida, 32456|
Gulf County Clerks Office
County Government Office
Address: 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd, Port St Joe, FL 32456, United States