Lookup Public Records in Stanton County, Nebraska. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Stanton County, Nebraska Overview
Stanton County is found in the northeastern region of Nebraska. Stanton is also the name of the county seat. Formed in 1856, the county was initially called Izard County. It wasn’t until 1862 that the name was changed to honor the Secretary of War under President Abraham Lincoln, Edwin M. Stanton. The county’s total area is 431 square miles with a population of 6,129 (2010). The counties surrounding Stanton County are Wayne County in the north, Cuming County in the east, Colfax County in the south, Platte County in the southwest, and Madison County in the west. The zip codes are 68768 and 68779.
Stanton County Officials Information
The County Clerk is responsible for attending all board meetings and recording its proceedings. He/she performs a similar function for the County Board of Equalization. In addition, the Clerk is responsible for countersigning all checks issued by the board. He or she must also record all official bonds as well as the layout, changes, and improvements made to all roads. Another duty of the Clerk is to coordinate with the Secretary of State which includes submitting all the names, seals, and signatures of county officials.
County Clerk Office:
Address: 804 Ivy St, Stanton NE 68779
Phone: (402) 439-2222
Fax: (402) 439-2200
Other duties of the Clerk include providing marriage license information, recording military discharges, filing property valuation protests, issuing special designated licenses, registering voters, and conducting county elections.
Stanton Court Records Information
In Stanton County, all court records are held in the safekeeping of the Clerk of the District Court. Viewing of court records as well as request for copies are handled by the Clerk’s office. For more information, please call (402) 439-2222.
Court Records Online:
Stanton County Clerk’s Office
Address: 804 Ivy St, Stanton, NE 68779, United States