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

Guilford County, North Carolina Overview

Guilford County is located in the central region of North Carolina. Greensboro is the county seat. Guilford County was founded in 1771 from portions of Rowan and Orange Counties. It was named in honor of Earl of Guilford, Francis North, who was the father of Frederick North, the British Prime Minister from 1770 to 1782. According to the 2015 census, there are an estimated 517,600 people living in the 658-square mile area which makes this the third most populated county in the state. The county is bordered by Rockingham County in the north, Alamance County in the east, Randolph County in the south, Davidson County in the southwest, and Forsyth County in the northwest. The zip codes are 27214, 27235, 27249, 27260, 27261, 27262, 27264, 27265, 27268, 27282, 27283, 27301, 27310, 27313, 27342, 27358, 27377, 27395, 27401, 27402, 27403, 27404, 27405, 27406, 27407, 27408, 27409, 27410, 27411, 27412, 27413, 27415, 27416, 27417, 27419, 27420, 27425, 27427, 27429, 27435, 27438, 27455, 27480, 27495, 27497, 27498, and 27499.

Guilford County Officials Information

The Register of Deeds Office handles the recording and maintenance of real estate related documents such as deeds of trust and mortgages, maps, and plats. The office also issues marriage licenses, processes passport applications, registers business names, records military discharges, and keeps vital records.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 301 N. Guilford St., Snow Hill, NC 28580
Phone: 252-747-3620
Requests for certified copies of a real estate document costs $5 for the first page and $2 for each additional page. Photocopies cost 5¢ per page in-house or $1 by mail. Certified plats cost $5 per copy while photocopies of maps cost 50¢ per copy. You can download the following forms from the website of the Register of Deeds: real estate document request form, escrow account application, application for copies of vital record, and affidavit of ineligibility for Social Security Number.

Guilford Court Records Information

Court records of cases heard in the District and Superior Courts are kept by the Clerk of Superior Court. Anyone can view these court documents using the public access terminals located in the Clerk’s office. Copies of court records can be requested from the Clerk’s office by calling (336) 412-7300.

Guilford, NC Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009492,236
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200934,610
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20091,632
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20092,561
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009989
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20091,065
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20095,518
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200947,957
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20095,660
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20097,787
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20091,331
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200947,793
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009994
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-20091,297
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200937,397
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-200912,145
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009364
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20091,925
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20095,573
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-2009342
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-20092,136
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-200916,114
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-200912,393
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-2009596
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20097,618
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20092,687
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009643
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009504
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20092,526
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20092,320
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-2009221,001
Guilford County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Guilford County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage … Powers and Liabilities of Married Persons – Ch. 52 & 52A and Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – Ch. 52B
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Guilford County Marriage License
Location:Guilford County Courthouse, 201 S. Eugene Street, Room Lg-53, Greensboro, North Carolina, 27402
Phone:336-641-7556

Guilford County Register of Deeds Office

Address: 201 West Market Street Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone: (336) 641-7556

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