Hocking County OH

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

Hocking County, Ohio

Located near the center of Ohio, Hocking County was first organized back in 1818 and was named for the Hocking River. With 29,380 people as of the 2010 census, the county has 424 square miles of total area, 421 of which are land. It is bordered to the northeast by Perry County, the southeast by Athens County, the south by Vinton County, the southwest by Ross County, the west by Pickaway County and the northwest by Fairfield County. There are 15 zip codes in Hocking County, the most populous of which are 53135 and 43138, with 72% of the population.

Hocking County Officials Information

The Hocking County Clerk also serves as the Court Clerk.
Hocking County Clerk: Sharon Edwards
Address: 1 E. Main St, Logan, OH 43138
Phone: 740-385-2616
Fax: 740-385-1822
Hours: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday
Closed Legal and County Holidays

The Hocking County Clerk is responsible for titles as well as passports and serves as a notary public. She is also responsible for all court records, legal fees and fines. All documents are recorded, stored and indexed within this office. Records within the County Clerk’s Office are generally considered public record and can be requested by anyone, at any time. These documents are not available online, however they can be requested directly from the County Clerk (with the exception of court records which are available at the page below.

The Register of Deeds is responsible for property related documents including mortgages, liens, deeds, certificates of transfer, partnerships and condominiums. They are also responsible for trusts, military service discharges and name changes. These documents are generally considered public record, which means that most of them are available for the general public as needed.
The Register of Deeds is responsible for

The Assessment Office is responsible for tax related documents for both real and personal property within the county.
Hocking County Assessment Office:
Address: 1 E. Main St, Logan, OH 43138
Phone: 740-385-2127
Hours: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday

Documents within the Assessment Office are considered public record and can be requested by the general public, at any time. Documents such as GIS maps, tax values and records, property records, property owners and property lines are available within this office. These documents, as well as manufactured home records and dog tags are available directly from the office, during normal business hours. Records are, for the most part, not available through the online system.

Assessor’s Website:

Hocking County Court Information

In most parts of the country, once a court case has been completed and all of the related documents have been filed it is considered part of the public record. This means that anyone is able to request the information in the case, including documents and filings. In Hocking County, court records can be requested in person or via the online portal. Records being searched on the online portal may be subject to a 24 hour or longer delay from the time that they are filed.

Hocking, OH Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200928,057
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20094,122
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200930
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009113
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200947
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-200972
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,151
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20092,836
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009213
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009675
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200937
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20097,398
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200924
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009149
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20093,893
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009705
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009327
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009154
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009465
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009551
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200934
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-200921
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009105
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200926
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-200917
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009478
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200933
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20094,170

Hocking County Recorder’s Office
County Government Office

Address: 1 E Main St #104, Logan, OH 43138, United States
Phone: 740-385-2031

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