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

Berkeley County Overview

Established in 1882, Berkeley County, South Carolina had a population of 177,843 as of the 2010 census. The largest community is Goose Creek, and the county seat is Moncks Corner. The county was named for It was named after John and William Berkeley, co-owners of the Province of Carolina. The county is home to a portion of the nationally protected Francis Marion National Forest. The total area of Berkeley is 1,099 square miles of land plus 130 square miles of water. Bordering counties are: Georgetown to the northeast, Williamsburg to the northwest, Charleston to the south, Dorchester to the west, and Orangeburg to the southwest. A total of 17 zip codes are used by the county, the most populous is 29445.

Berkeley County Clerk Information

Mary P. Brown, Clerk of Court
300-B California Avenue
PO Box 219
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
843-719-4400 or
843-719-4500

Duties include:

Process legal actions of a civil nature, for claims involving more than $7,500. You may also contact Magistrate’s Court 843-719-4220
Maintain the records of cases heard in the Court of Common Pleas, which involve civil disputes between two or more parties
Keep records of criminal cases heard in the Court of General Sessions
Maintain the records of Family Court which includes juvenile, domestic relations, child support, interstate custody, abuse and neglect, termination of parental rights orders of protection, adoption and Uniform Reciprocal Enforcement of Support Act cases
Schedule Civil Jury and Non-Jury trials
Keep records of judgments for the Court of Common Pleas
Prepare and schedule hearing dockets for Family Court judges
Collect and disburse court-ordered monies
Maintain records of bond issues
Provide copies of divorce decrees and maintain the records of divorce proceedings
Record notaries and maintain notary applications

Berkeley County Records

Wilson Baggett, Director of Assessments
1003 US Highway 52
PO Box 6122
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
webrps@berkeleycountysc.gov
Moncks Corner
843-719-4061
Charleston
843-723-3800 ext. 4061
St. Stephen
843-567-3136 ext. 4061

Assessments and values, tax exempt property, tax credits and exemptions:

Land records, deeds, fee schedules, plats and surveys, maps, passports, tax liens, easements and condemnations:

Treasurer, Carolyn Umphlett
Moncks Corner: 843-719-4040
Charleston: 843-723-3800 Ext 4040
St. Stephen: 843-567-3136 Ext 4040

Tax Collector, Virginia R. Hamilton
Moncks Corner: 843-719-4030
Charleston: 843-723-3800 Ext 4030
St. Stephen: 843-567-3136 Ext 4030

Virginia R. Hamilton, Director Delinquent Tax Collector
webdlq@berkeleycountysc.gov
Moncks Corner
843-719-4030
Charleston
843-723-3800 ext. 4030
St. Stephen
843-567-3136 ext. 4030

Past due tax information:

Pay property taxes:

Motor vehicle information:

Online forms and fee schedules:

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Berkeley, SC Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009170,298
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200916,384
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-2009381
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009748
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009382
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009240
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,912
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200913,902
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20091,531
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20094,678
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20091,112
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200920,352
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009247
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009320
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200917,014
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20094,849
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200988
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20091,281
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20092,429
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-2009405
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009595
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20094,110
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20093,745
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-2009227
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009520
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009934
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009341
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009192
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20091,085
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-2009331
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200968,082

Berkeley County Government Register of Deeds Office

Address: 1003 US-52, Moncks Corner, SC 29461, United States
Phone: 843-719-4084

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