Wichita County TX

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

Wichita County, Texas Overview

Wichita County is located in the state of Texas. The county was formed in February 1, 1882 and its county seat is Wichita Falls. The county has a total population of 131,500, as of 2010, with its area spanning 633 square miles (land area being 628 square miles, while water area being 5.3 square miles). The county consists of 11 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 76308 recorded as the one with the largest population. Wichita County borders the following counties: Tillman County, Oklahoma to the north; Archer County, Texas to the south; Clay County, Texas to the east; Wilbarger County, Texas to the west; Cotton County, Oklahoma to the northeast, and; Baylor County, Texas to the southwest.

Wichita County Clerk Information

The main duties of the county clerk are:

  • Administering all county and state elections, including early voting and primaries, unless the commissioners court has transferred the function to the tax assessor
  • Serving as clerk of the county court and the commissioners court and keep records of the proceedings
  • Acting as recorder of deeds and other instruments
  • Filing and recording birth and death certificates
  • Recording assumed names, wills and probate
  • Issuing marriage licenses
  • Accounting for all funds paid to the office by way of fines and fees, and the amount owed to county court jurors for service.

    The applicant (can be either the registrant, his or her parents, guardian, or the children, spouses, siblings, or grandparents of the registrant) must bring any form of identification when wanting to apply for a certified copy of either a birth or death records. Mailed applications are needed to be attended with the Notarized Proof of Identification form (completed in its entirety). Further information about the registrant and the requestor is needed in the given application form that is linked below.

    Birth and Death Certificate Application:

    Filing Fees as of 2014:

    Wichita County’s Land Records are now available online. You may choose to be a public user ( To search indexed data with access to print watermarked images at no charge) or a Registered User ( to search for both the data and watermarked image with the option to purchase a clean copy of the image. There will be no printing access until a purchase is made). The link is given below:

    Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
    Lori Bohannon, County Clerk
    900 7th Street, Room 250
    Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
    Phone: (940)766-8100 Option 1
    Fax: (940)716-8554
    Email: Lori.Bohannon@co.wichita.tx.us

    District Clerk

    The District Clerk maintains the official record of the Court by receiving all documents for filing in criminal felony cases, family, juvenile and delinquent tax cases and civil court cases.

    Jury Information:

    Jury Questionnaire:

    Jury Calendar:

    Jury Call Back List:

    Jury Service Information:

    On May 20, 2014 e-Filing will begin in the Wichita County. Information about selecting an Electronic Filing Service Provider (EFSP), filer training, and other information on e-filing can be found here:

    Fee Schedule:

    Below is the physical address of the District Clerk:
    Patti Flores, District Clerk
    900 7th Street, RM 303
    Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
    Phone: 940-766-8100 option 5

    Wichita, TX Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009137,476
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200923,078
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-2009170
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009486
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009789
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009286
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20092,213
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200910,344
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009718
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20092,644
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009568
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200918,150
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009212
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009119
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200913,646
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20092,338
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200989
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009897
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20091,150
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-2009265
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009369
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20092,143
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20092,337
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200963
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009393
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009785
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200997
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-200939
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009728
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-2009526
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200950,535
    Wichita County Marriage License Office
    In order to obtain a marriage license in Wichita 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:The Marriage Relationship – Family Code, Ch. 1 to 5 and Premarital and Marital Property Agreements – Family Code, Ch. 4
    All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
    Office:Wichita County Marriage License
    Location:900 7th Street, Wichita Falls, Texas, 76301
    Phone:940-766-8175

    Wichita County Clerk’s Office

    Address: 900 7th St #250, Wichita Falls, TX 76301, United States
    Phone: 940-766-8195

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