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

Bergen County, New Jersey Overview

Bergen County is located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The county was formed in 1683 and named after Bergen, New Netherland settlement. The county seat is Hackensack. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2017, the county has a population of approximately 948,406 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 246.671 square miles of which 233.009 square miles is land and 13.662 square miles is water. Bergen County borders the following counties: Rockwell County, New York to the north; Westchester, The Bronx and Manhattan, New York City across the Hudson River to the east; Essex County and Hudson County, New Jersey to the south and Passaic County, New Jersey to the west. Bergen County has 67 zip codes. The zip codes are 07401, 07620, 07621, 07603, 07072, 07010, 07624, 07626, 07627, 07628, 07073, 07020, 07407, 07630, 07631, 07632, 07410, 07022, 07024, 07417, 07026, 07452, 07601, 07640, 07604, 07641, 07642, 07423, 07605, 07643, 07644, 07071, 07430, 07495, 07607, 07432, 07645, 07074, 07646, 07031, 07647, 07648, 07436, 07649, 07650, 07652, 07656, 07446, 07657, 07660, 07450, 07661, 07662, 07070, 07663, 07458, 07606, 07666, 07670, 07608, 07676, 07463, 07057, 07675, 07075, 07677 and 07481. The most populated zip code is 07601.

Bergen County Clerk’s Office Information

The County Clerk’s responsibilities include the recording, filing and maintenance of many public records including those effecting property and business ownership. In addition, the County Clerk’s office keeps Naturalization Records, processes Passport applications, Notary Public Oaths, Physician and Veteran’s Peddlers Licenses, Veteran’s ID Cards and is responsible for Election process. The County Clerk also acts as the Superintendent of Elections and the Board of Elections.

John S. Hogan is the County Clerk of Bergen County. Hogan can be contacted at (201) 336-7000 or via email at countyclerk@co.bergen.nj.us.

The physical address of the Bergen County Clerk’s Office is:

One Bergen County Plaza, Room 122
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: (201) 336-7000
Fax: (201) 336-7002
Email: countyclerk@co.bergen.nj.us
Office Hours: Monday, 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM. Tuesday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Second Saturday of Every Month 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Land Records – Room 150
Phone: (201) 336-7036
Email: landrecords@co.bergen.nj.us
Office Hours: Monday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Tuesday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Filing/Recording Fee Schedule for Bergen County Clerk’s Office:

Bergen, NJ Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-20091,068,067
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200922,520
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200913,990
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20092,433
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-20093,549
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20091,414
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-200913,023
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200933,863
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20098,621
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-200910,048
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20092,155
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200992,932
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200912,962
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-20099,569
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-2009123,317
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009176,998
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20092,564
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20094,329
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200961,760
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20094,834
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200931,651
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20096,978
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20099,064
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20092,786
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20094,474
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20095,088
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-20093,016
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20096,610
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20092,499
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200911,265
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-2009327,360

Bergen County Clerk’s Office

Address: One Bergen County Plaza, Hackensack, NJ 07601, United States
Phone: 201-336-7000

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