Lookup Public Records in Durham County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Durham County, North Carolina Overview
Durham County is located in north central region of North Carolina. The county seat is Durham. The county was created in 1881 from portions of Wake and Orange Counties. It was named after its own county seat. There are approximately 294,460 people living in the 298-square mile area, making this the sixth most populated county in the state. The area is bordered by Person County in the north, Granville County in the northeast, Wake County in the southeast, Chatham County in the south, and Orange County in the west. The zip codes are 27503, 27701, 27702, 27703, 27704, 27705, 27706, 27707, 27708, 27709, 27710, 27711, 27712, 27713, 27715, 27717, and 27722.
Durham County Officials Information
The Register of Deeds is the custodian and manager of all real estate related documents in Durham County. The duties of the office include recording and filing deeds, deeds of trust, uniform commercial codes (UCCs), corporations, assumed names, military records, and other legal papers. In addition, the Register of Deeds registers delayed birth records, issues marriage licenses, and administers the oath to notaries public.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 200 East Main Street, Ground Floor, Old Courthouse, Durham, NC 27701
Anyone can retrieve a copy of a document recorded in the Register of Deeds office by visiting the office or calling in a request. You will be required to pay a processing fee.
Durham Court Records Information
Court records in Durham County are all in the safekeeping of the Clerk of Superior Court. You can visit the office and make use of the public access terminals if you wish to view court documents. To obtain copies, you can get in touch the Clerk of Superior Court by calling 919-808-3000.
Durham County Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office
Address: 200 E Main St, Durham, NC 27701, United States