Lookup Public Records in Cuming County, Nebraska. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Cuming County, Nebraska Overview
Cuming County is located in Northeastern Nebraska. The county seat is West Point. The county was created in 1855 and later organized in 1857. It was named in honor of a previous governor of Nebraska Territory, Thomas B. Cuming. The county’s total area measures 575 square miles. Based on the 2010 census, there are 9,139 people in this area. The surrounding counties are Wayne County in the northwest, Thurston County in the northeast, Burt County in the east, Dodge County in the south, Colfax County in the southwest, and Stanton County in the west. The zip codes are 68004, 68716, 68788, and 68791.
Cuming County Officials Information
The County Clerk serves as secretary to the board, recording all of its proceedings and attending all of its meetings. In addition, the Clerk also serves as Administrative Officer for the County Board of Equalization, countersigning all warrants issued by the board. The Clerk also records all official bonds as well as road improvements, layouts, and changes. Other duties of this office include handling county accounts payable, managing county employee payroll, acting as Human Resources Officer, preparing annual budget, serving as NIRMA contact person, and issuing licenses for marriage, liquor, and tobacco.
County Clerk Office:
Address: 200 S Lincoln St, Rm 100, West Point, NE 68788
In Cuming County, the Clerk also acts as the Register of Deeds and Election Commissioner. As Register of Deeds, he or she is responsible for filing and archiving all land related documents in the county such as deeds and mortgages. As the Election Commissioner, he or she handles voter registration as well as conducts all county elections.
Cuming Court Records Information
Copies and certified copies of court records may be obtained from the Clerk of the District Court. Photocopies cost $0.25 per page while certification costs $1 per seal. Mailed copies will need to be prepaid and a self-addressed stamped envelope must be submitted before the copies will be sent. Faxed copies are $2 for the first page and $1 for each additional page. Faxed filings cost $3 for the first page and $1 for each additional page.
Court Records Online:
Cuming County Clerk and Recorder’s Office
Address: 200 S Lincoln St, Rm 100 West Point, NE 68788