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

Morton County, North Dakota Overview

Morton County is located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. The county was formed in 1873 and named after Governor of Indiana Oliver Hazard Perry Throck Morton. The county seat is Mandan. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2016, the county has a population of approximately 30,809 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,945 square miles of which 1,926 square miles is land and 19 square miles is water. Morton County borders the following counties: Oliver County to the north; Burleigh County to the northeast; Emmons County to the east; Sioux County to the southeast; Grant County to the south; Stark County to the west and Mercer County to the northwest. Morton County has eight zip codes. The zip codes are 58520, 58535, 58631, 58638, 58554, 58563, 58566 and 58570. The most populated zip code is 58554.

Morton County Recorder’s Office Information

The County Recorder’s Office duties are as follows:

  • Keep a record of each patent, deed, mortgage, bill of sale, judgment, decree, lien, certificate of sale and other instruments that are required to be filed in proper books and the computer system provided for such recording, upon receipt of the filing and recording fees.
  • Each recorded document shall state the date, hour and minute of recording, along with the book and page or document number.
  • Maintain the land tract index and computer system.
  • Assist the public in finding information as found in the real estate records.

    The information filed and recorded in the recorder’s office is used by the auditor, treasurer, commissioners and other county officials, along with the general public and business entities. The real estate record is the basis for the auditor’s assessment rolls and the tax collection process of the treasurer.

    Most of the documents recorded at the Recorder’s Office are public and can be viewed online. If you would like more info on viewing Morton County Documents online, please check out the NDRIN website. Our documents date back to the beginning of 2003 online. The link to North Dakota Recorders Information Network (NDRIN) is given below:

    The complete filing/recording fee schedule of Recorder’s Office can be found in the following link:

    For further information regarding birth certificate request/application form and fees, visit the following link:

    For additional information regarding death certificate request/application form and fees, visit the following link:

    Morton County Recorder’s Office Website:

    The physical address of the Morton County Recorder’s Office is:

    County Courthouse
    210 2nd Ave NW
    Mandan, ND 58554
    Email: carrole.schaner@mortonnd.org
    Phone: (701) 667-3306
    Fax: (701) 667-3453
    Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Carrole Schaner is the County Recorder of Morton County. She can be contacted at (701) 667-3306 or emailed at carrole.schaner@mortonnd.org

    Morton, ND Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200935,114
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-2009919
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200910
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200956
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009813
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009169
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009409
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-2009875
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009157
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009707
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009191
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200917,443
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200917
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009382
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20091,361
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009366
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20093,716
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009202
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-20092,710
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009179
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009385
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200926
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009969
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200951
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-200997
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200975
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200915
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20092,199

    Morton County Recorder’s Office
    County Government Office

    Address: 210 2nd Ave NW, Mandan, ND 58554, United States
    Phone: 701-667-3305

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