Lookup Public Records in Miller County, Georgia. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Miller County, Georgia Overview
Miller County is located in the state of Georgia. The county was formed in 1856 and its county seat is Colquitt. The county has a total population of 6,125, as of 2010, with its area spanning 284 square miles (land area being 282 square miles, while water area being 1.2 square miles). The county consists of 5 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 39837 recorded as the one with the largest population. Miller County borders the following counties: Baker County, Georgia to the northeast; Early County, Georgia to the northwest; Seminole County, Georgia to the southwest, and; Decatur County, Georgia to the southeast.
Miller Superior Court Clerk Information
The Clerk of Superior Court is responsible for:
- Filing, recording and indexing all documents related to real estate for Miller County including deeds, plats and cancellations.
- Filing and processing all Uniform Commercial Code (UCC’s), liens on personal property for public notice.
- Filing and processing for service of civil matters including suits of accounts, judgements, liens, fifa’s, divorce cases, adoptions, name changes, child support, change of custody and contempts. Filing and processing executed warrants, indictments, accusations and sentences on all felony and misdemeanor cases.
- Processing sentencing packages, post conviction
- Filing and processing all Juvenile cases
Limitations of their Office
The clerk and deputy clerks would like to help all parties that ask for assistance, however, the clerk and deputy clerks are strictly forbidden to practice law by statute and are restricted in what they can give advice about or assistance in preparing paperwork for civil and/or criminal matters.
Superior Court Clerk Website:
Below is the physical address of the Superior Court Clerk:
Gail Johnson, Superior Court Clerk
Miller County Clerk’s Office
P.O. Box 66
155 S. First St; Room 103
Colquitt, GA 39837
Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Miller Tax Assessor Information
The office of the Board of Assessors maintains records of all properties within the county, the property owners and the fair market value of the property. This Board directs a staff of appraisers and appraisal clerks to obtain and manage these records. The appraisal staff obtains information from building permits and other sources, then visits the properties where improvements have been made or for verification of incorrect information. The appraisal staff is also instructed to review all characteristics of each property within the county to insure the accuracy of the property record. In addition to establishing values for real and personal property, the Board is ordered by the Georgia state law to submit a tax digest (a compilation of all property values, motor vehicle values, timber values, and exemption amounts) to the State Revenue Commissioner at the Department of Revenue. The Miller County Board of Tax Assessors is also designated to receive property tax returns for real and personal property and applications for various homestead exemptions, conservation use valuation, preferential agricultural assessment, conservation use assessment of residential transitional property, freeport exemption, and applications for exempt property. It is the duty of the Board to determine the eligibility of these applications.
As a public service they offer this ”electronic office” www.qpublic.net/ga/miller to their citizens. The goal of the Miller County Assessor’s Office is to provide the people of Miller County with a web site that is easy to use. You can search their site for a wealth of information on any property in Miller County. The information contained herein reflects the values established in the “most current published” tax digest. *Please note that the Assessors Office establishes values only. The Miller County Tax Commissioner should be contacted with tax bill related questions. Their annual goal is to appraise at fair market value all tangible real and personal property located in Miller County by utilizing uniform methods and procedures to equally distribute the tax burden among their taxpayers. Their information is for tax purposes only and not legally binding. They will strive to provide as accurate and up to date information as possible.
Below is the physical address of the Tax Assessor:
Rhonda Glover, Chief Appraiser
Board of Assessors Office
111 N First Street
Colquitt, Ga 39837
|Miller County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Miller 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 19, Chapter 3 and Domestic Relations – Sections 19-3-62 to 19-3-64|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Miller County Marriage License|
|Location:||155 South First Street, Colquitt, Georgia, 39837|