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

Jasper County Overview

Jasper County, Mississippi was established in 1833 and named for Sgt. William Jasper, who distinguished himself in the defense of Fort Moultrie in 1776 during the American Revolutionary War. As of the 2010 census, the county had a population of 17,062. There are dual county seats in Bay Springs and Paulding. Bay Springs is the largest community. Bay Springs growth passed that of Paulding. No roadway connected the two parts of the county until one was built in 1935-1936. The still largely rural county is the major producer in the state of gas and oil, located in the southeast, and of timber, cattle, and poultry. The county’s total area is 677 square miles, almost all of which is land. Neighboring counties are all in Mississippi: Newton to the north, Clarke to the east, Wayne to the southeast, Jones to the south, and Smith to the west. A portion of the nationally protected Bienville National Forest lies within the county lines. Of the 14 zip codes assigned to the county, the most populous it 39422.

Jasper County Clerk Information

Billy G. Rayner, Circuit Clerk
District 1
PO Box 58
Paulding, MS 39348

District 2
PO Box 447
Bay Springs, MS 39422

Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep a general court docket in which all names and parties in each case, plea, indictment, records from inferior courts on appeal, and other papers are entered.
  • Keep orders of the court which are referenced in the minute book.
  • Enter a full and complete record of the proceedings of the suit (Circuit Court)
  • Serve as a registrar for voters in the county
  • Collect a filing fee from candidates pursuing a county office or legislative seat within the county

Jasper County Records

Tim McRee, Tax Assessor and Collector
District 1
P O Box 8
Paulding, MS 39348

District 2
P O Box 372
Bay Springs, MS 39422

Assessments and values, tax exempt property, tax credits and exemptions:

Barbara D. Ravenhorst, Chancery Clerk
District 1 & District 2
District 1
P O Box 38
Paulding, MS 39348
(601)727-4941 (p)

District 2
P O Box 1047
Bay Springs, MS 39422
(601)764-3368 (p)

Land records, deeds, fee schedules, plats and surveys, maps, passports, tax liens, easements and condemnations:

Pay property taxes and forms:

Jasper County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Jasper 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 93, Ch. 1
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Jasper County Marriage License
Location:1782 Highway 503, Paulding, Mississippi, 39348

Jasper County Chancery Clerk

Address: 1782 MS-503, Paulding, MS 39348, United States
Phone: 601-727-4941

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