Lookup Public Records in Suffolk County, New York. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Suffolk County, New York
Suffolk County is a suburban county in the state of New York. The county was formed in 1683 and named after the county of Suffolk in England, from where its earliest European settlers came. Brookhaven is the largest town in the county, while Riverhead is the county seat, though some county offices are located in Hauppauge. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a population of approximately 1,493,350 people and a total area of 2,373 square miles, of which 1,461 square miles is water and 912 square miles is land, making it the second-largest county and the fourth-most populous county in New York. Suffolk County borders the following counties: Nassau County to the west; Fairfield County, Connecticut, to the northwest; New Haven County, Connecticut, to the north; Middlesex County, Connecticut, to the north; New London County, Connecticut, to the north; and Washington County, Rhode Island, to the northeast.
Judith A. Pascale is the Suffolk County Clerk, as of 2015. The county clerk is the official county recorder responsible for filing, recording, and maintaining all public records in the county. Some of the records maintained by the office of the clerk include but are not limited to mortgages, corporate records, deeds, land records, liens/encumbrances, fixture/UCC filings, notary licenses, plats, wills, and other official documents.
Public records can be accessed either by visiting the County Clerk’s office in person or doing a background check online. To do a public records search online, you will have to visit the Suffolk County Clerk Website. The site has easy to follow steps and links that will direct you to the records that are available. When obtaining records in person, you will be required submit a written request, with details of the records you are requesting.
Below is the physical address of the Suffolk County Clerk’s office:
310 Center Drive
Riverhead, NY 11901-3392
Phone number: (631) 852-2000
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Suffolk County Clerk’s Office
Address: 310 Center Dr S, Riverhead, NY 11901, United States