Lookup Public Records in Holmes County, Florida. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Holmes County, Florida Overview
Holmes County is located in the state of Florida. The county was formed in January 8, 1848 and its county seat is Bonifay. The county has a total population of 19717, as of 2013, with its area spanning 489 square miles (land area being 479 square miles, while water area being 10 square miles). The county consists of 4 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 32425 recorded as the one with the largest population. Holmes County borders the following counties: Geneva County, AL to the north; Washington County, FL to the south; Jackson County, FL to the east, and; Walton County, FL to the west.
Holmes County Clerk Information
The 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 location address, search by parcel number, and search by legal information. Parcel information is readily available in the search.
Below is the physical address of the Property Appraiser:
Bryan A. Bell, Property Appraiser
226 N Waukesha Street
Bonifay, FL 32425
Court Clerk Information
The Clerk of Court allows searching of official records and court records, both hosted on different websites linked in the Clerk of Courts website. Official records can be ordered online. Court records can be searched through an online database available. 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 Court:
Holmes County Clerk of Court
201 N. Oklahoma Street
Bonifay, FL 32425
|Holmes County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Holmes 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:||Holmes County Marriage License|
|Location:||201 North Oklahoma Street, Bonifay, Florida, 32425|