Lookup Public Records in Polk County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Polk County, North Carolina Overview
Polk County can be found in the western region of North Carolina. Its county seat is Columbus. The county was founded in 1855 from portions of Henderson and Rutherford Counties. It was named in honor of an American Revolutionary War colonel, William Polk. The county’s total area is 239 square miles with a population of 20,510 (2010). The counties surrounding the area are Rutherford County in the northeast, Spartanburg County (SC) in the southeast, Greenville County (SC) in the southwest, and Henderson County in the west. The zip codes are 28722, 28750, 28756, 28773, and 28782.
Polk County Officials Information
The Register of Deeds records a large number of public records including powers of attorney, deeds, cancellations of deeds of trust, and plats. The office also keeps records of vital statistics including births, deaths, and marriages. In addition, the office issues marriage licenses, provides certificate of assumed name for businesses, and maintains an online database of these public records.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 40 Courthouse St, Columbus, NC 28722
Phone: (828) 894-8450
Polk Court Records Information
Court records for cases heard in the District and Superior Courts of Polk County are kept in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court. Viewing these documents can be done inside the office by using the public access terminals. You can also request for copies of court records by visiting the office or calling (828) 894-4900.
Court Records Online:
|Polk County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Polk 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:||Polk County Marriage License|
|Location:||40 Courthouse Square, Columbus, North Carolina, 28722|
Polk County Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office
Address: 40 court house street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States