Jackson County IA

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

Jackson County, Iowa Overview

Jackson County, IA established in 1837. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,848, and the county seat and largest community is Maquoketa. The county, named for President Andrew Jackson, has a total area of 650 square miles, 636 of which is land, with the remaining 14 square miles is water. The Mississippi River flows at the eastern border, as does portions of Illinois. Jackson county has two neighboring counties in Illinois, Jo Daviess to the northeast, and Carroll to the east. Three Iowa counties are also bordering Iowa county, and they are Dubuque to the north, Clinton to the south, and Jones to the west. The county is partially home to nationally protected Driftless Area National Wildlife Refuge and the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. In addition, two state protected areas are within the county lines, the Maquoketa Caves State Park and Bellevue State Park. The county uses a total of 14 zip codes, the largest of which is 52060.

Jackson County Clerk Information

Jackson County Courthouse
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-4946

Jackson County Records

Lee Karabin, County Assessor
Jackson County Courthouse
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-4935

Downloadable forms, property assessments and exemptions, market values, building descriptions and property characteristics, sales prices and construction costs:

Arlene Schauf, Recorder
Jackson County Courthouse
Room 206
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-2504

Military service records, vital records, land records, recordation fees and information, transfer tax calculator, license registration information, renewal notices, passport information:

Nancy Roling, Treasurer
Jackson County Courthouse
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-5640
Driver’s License Phone Number: (563) 652-2617

Pay property taxes online, motor vehicle registrations and renewals, drivers license information, manual and testing material, tax credits for seniors and disability, delinquent tax information:

Pay fines online:

Jackson County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Jackson 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 XV, Chapter 595 and Premarital Agreements – Title XV, Chapter 596
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Jackson County Marriage License
Location:201 West Platt Street, Maquoketa, Iowa, 52060

Jackson County Clerk’s Office
County Government Office

Address: 201 W Platt St, Maquoketa, IA 52060, United States
Phone: 563-652-4946

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